For Nationals it’s win now, or possibly lose two superstars

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'ZpA5WdpnTBB5lt5sKhE-bA',sig:'OLlgXaSmQtqS8_pbkf0jQmd-1IhedDJt3QJj09dGCqw=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'856383474',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsThe Nats already lost Harper, could Rendon be next star to go?The Washington Nationals, who play host to the Phillies in a four-game series this week, have spent the better part of the last seven seasons dominating the National League East Division standings.In 2012, the Nationals ended the … Continue reading For Nationals it’s win now, or possibly lose two superstars

Max Scherzer stands in the way of Phillies continuing unbeaten start to 2019

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'lVAOQRNnQRdaro2KAfjGWA',sig:'_BKf59VOQ7QnOKOFzJG5_u9IouT96fUP5weueHXUwgQ=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'980895004',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsMax Scherzer presents a big hurdle for unbeaten PhilliesThere has been much warranted hoopla surrounding the Philadelphia Phillies (3-0) visit to the nation’s capital for two games against the Washington Nationals (1-2) this week.Much of the talk and excitement is understandably focused on the return of Bryce Harper to face … Continue reading Max Scherzer stands in the way of Phillies continuing unbeaten start to 2019

National League East report: 3/28 – 3/31

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'_Gq6oS7bThB8_ZhldNsBtg',sig:'EssUMIlhUlF9PNR3wi7MJv8cDBrljGZ_lboAEdFlTYs=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1016601952',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsFreddie Freeman and Atlanta start defence of their NL East crownI’ll be providing a weekly update scheduled to release every Monday during the regular season, highlighting the happenings within the National League East Division.The Philadelphia Phillies swept the defending division champion Atlanta Braves in the 2019 season-opening series … Continue reading National League East report: 3/28 – 3/31

Phillies young ace Aaron Nola named as a Cy Young Award finalist

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'-RFULyVlRKRRQ61Ej7b5zQ',sig:'ZnxhHHBqRWt2XbZmNigzHkkVKA-xiaBmHOCZDLXo73k=',w:'594px',h:'410px',items:'956260766',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsPhillies young ace Aaron Nola named a Cy Young Award finalist for first timeMajor League Baseball announced the finalists for its 2018 major awards today, and Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Aaron Nola was named as one of the three finalists for the National League Cy Young Award.The 25-year-old Nola enjoyed a breakout campaign … Continue reading Phillies young ace Aaron Nola named as a Cy Young Award finalist

MLB awards: my 2017 IBWAA ballot

IBWAA members submitted 2017 MLB Awards ballotsWith the four Major League Baseball Division Series each heading towards their climactic moments, this marks a good time to take a quick look back at the regular season.As a lifetime member of the IBWAA (Internet Baseball Writers Association of America), the end of each MLB regular season means … Continue reading MLB awards: my 2017 IBWAA ballot