Phillies defense improving, led by trio of Gold Glove Award candidates

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'uoxJV91JSrNei79mO9rRtg',sig:'RrsddLaKHSpAszm05-cbnUEnWHLRDC7s9j-wF2fFfxA=',w:'594px',h:'395px',items:'492178164',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsNo Phillies player has won a Gold Glove since 2012The Philadelphia Phillies are currently one of the most inconsistent contending teams in Major League Baseball.The biggest problem for the team in getting on a long winning run has been consistently poor pitching from both the starters and the … Continue reading Phillies defense improving, led by trio of Gold Glove Award candidates

Minor league second baseman Daniel Brito earns Gold Glove Award

For the second consecutive season the Philadelphia Phillies organization has the best defensive second baseman in the minor leagues. Daniel Brito, who split the season between the Low-A Lakewood BlueClaws and the High-A Clearwater Threshers, was named as a Gold Glover by Minor League Baseball and the Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc. in honors announced … Continue reading Minor league second baseman Daniel Brito earns Gold Glove Award

Nine first-timers among 2016 Gold Glove Award winners

The 2016 MLB Gold Glove Awards were announced last night, and there were nine first-timers among the honorees. When MLB announced the 2016 Gold Glove Award winners for fielding excellence last night, a total of nine first-timers were among the honorees across the two leagues. In the National League, center fielder Ender Inciarte of the Atlanta Braves, second … Continue reading Nine first-timers among 2016 Gold Glove Award winners

Should Phillies Odubel Herrera have won a Gold Glove Award?

Winners of the 2015 Rawlings Gold Glove Awards were announced tonight, and no Philadelphia Phillies players were honored. That might be expected for a team that finished with the worst overall record in baseball – but were any of the Phils’ players overlooked in the selection process?Voting by Major League Baseball managers and coaches makes up … Continue reading Should Phillies Odubel Herrera have won a Gold Glove Award?