Pair of Royals are among the bats linked to Phillies

Whit Merrifield (L), Mike Moustakas (R) linked to PhilliesFollowing a split of Monday's twi-night doubleheader with the host New York Mets at Citi Field, the Philadelphia Phillies (50-39) find themselves still tied for first place with the Atlanta Braves in the National League East Division.Yesterday's split highlighted weaknesses that remain with this team as it … Continue reading Pair of Royals are among the bats linked to Phillies

Whit Merrifield breaks out as Royals return to contention

Whit Merrifield emerges as productive second basemanWhen the Kansas City Royals opened play for the 2017 MLB season, very few prognosticators picked them to be a contender.The Royals captured back-to-back American League pennants in the 2014 and 2015 seasons. And in 2015, they won the second-ever World Series crown in franchise history. That isn’t all … Continue reading Whit Merrifield breaks out as Royals return to contention