Bob Boone’s baseball family legacy

When talking about the great catchers of the 1970’s-1980’s the conversation is likely to highlight a quartet of backstops from that era: Johnny Bench, Carlton Fisk, Gary Carter, and Ted Simmons. But there is another, perhaps not Hall of Fame caliber as those, who rightly belongs as part of the discussion. At some point today, … Continue reading Bob Boone’s baseball family legacy

Former Twins closer Blake Parker added to Phillies bullpen mix

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'qkCXXXYLTb1RNo_ekA5Rjw',sig:'2ELDpPa110rGBnXnLbubJHTONitJK8v89cIKGCKZBVA=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1163028094',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsBlake Parker adds closing experience to Phillies bullpen mixIn their continuing search for upgrades to help their inconsistent bullpen, the Philadelphia Phillies signed former Minnesota Twins closer Blake Parker on Tuesday. He is expected to be in uniform for the series opener with the San Francisco Giants at Citizens Bank … Continue reading Former Twins closer Blake Parker added to Phillies bullpen mix