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

Phillies begin addressing needs by acquiring Jay Bruce from Seattle

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'_ZgMHj6BTsVsisraKDUxqQ',sig:'RwKb4oq0r8_BvZmzBXny8oDSnD1Dv6lLO7IShYameos=',w:'594px',h:'447px',items:'1139760252',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsJay Bruce brings a needed veteran lefty power bat to Phillies mixIt is no secret that Philadelphia Phillies general manager Matt Klentak has been investigating ways in which to upgrade the roster of his first place ball club.The starting rotation, bullpen, and the Phillies bench are all areas … Continue reading Phillies begin addressing needs by acquiring Jay Bruce from Seattle