Nearly 20 years ago, Chris Gies came this close to being named the Opening Night starter for his beloved Phillies.
Sixteen individuals last week were inducted into the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame during a reception and ceremony at the Sheraton Society Hill.
A righthanded power bat to help balance a lefty-heavy batting order.
When the Phillies lost Jayson Werth over the winter to the surprisingly deep pockets of the Washington Nationals, the team’s lineup was left with a pretty glaring hole.
If you like the Phils on the field today, thank Pat Gillick.