Arizona Diamondbacks bring desert heat to South Philly

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'y1oz0sBVRvpyR4BshiCZUA',sig:'aA3-jJDm1YAcTLTnmhXoTQ-YQxXmI5FBJEDLwqyWQ-c=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'73848188',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsDbacks tickets could still be hot sellers in Phoenix this summerThe Philadelphia Phillies (37-28) are 5-1-1 over their last seven series, with only a sweep at the hands of the host Los Angeles Dodgers showing as a black mark over their last month of play. They lead the … Continue reading Arizona Diamondbacks bring desert heat to South Philly

Why the Diamondbacks / Rockies will win the NL Wildcard game

NL West rivals will meet in the NL Wildcard GameThe New York Yankees defeated the Minnesota Twins by an 8-4 final score in Tuesday night's AL Wildcard Game.I called it 7-4, Yankees, in yesterday's AL Wildcard preview and prediction piece. Now it's time to take a look at the National League matchup.Wednesday night will find … Continue reading Why the Diamondbacks / Rockies will win the NL Wildcard game

Rockies draw close enough to earn their own ‘Magic Number’

Pat Valaika hustles one of his two key hits in Rox victoryThe Colorado Rockies defeated the host San Diego Padres on Sunday by an 8-4 score at Petco Park. In so doing, the Rockies lowered their 'Magic Number' to just six in order to clinch the second NL Wildcard playoff berth.Colorado sits with an 84-72 … Continue reading Rockies draw close enough to earn their own ‘Magic Number’

MLB 2017 All-Surprise Team

We are now more than two full months into the 2017 MLB regular season. At this point, sustained success can usually be considered more than a simple hot streak.A look across the statistical leader boards of Major League Baseball reveals some surprising names.¬†As fans vote for their favorites to appear in the starting lineups at … Continue reading MLB 2017 All-Surprise Team