Jonathan Papelbon is in the last year of the four-year, $50 million contract the Phillies gave him in 2011.
Though Papelbon's has been strong at times — he posted a pretty solid season in 2014 — the contract has largely been a nightmare for the Phils
Rookie Bryce Harper has seemingly gained a fan, or at least someone who seemingly respects his ball playing. Purportedly, Cole Hamels cast a vote for Bryce Harper to play in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
A 17-year-old Pennsylvania boy was subdued by a Taser last night during a Phillies baseball game. He ran onto the field before the eighth inning, eluding security momentarily before being detained by a police officer wielding a Taser.
Get over it. The New York Yankees are world series champions. They dueled it out with the fighting Philies and came out victorious. Much of this can be attributed to the immense amount of money invested into their billion-dollar team.
Major League Baseball's World Series starts tonight with the New York Yankees looking to recapture what it considers as its hereditary right after several disappointing seasons, while the Philadelphia Phillies look to add up to last season's success.
A 22 year old Philadelphia Phillies fan was arrested after Thursdays game for allegedly stealing three 2008 World Series rings. The alleged would be thief apparently left the police a road map right to his front door.