It is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.
Ryan Howard hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the 10th inning, and Philadelphia beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 Sunday to stop a six-game losing streak.
The Phillies, who have the majors’ worst record, have lost six straight and nine of 10.
Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
The Atlanta Braves beat the Phillies 2-1 on Friday night.
The 4th of July weekend is upon us. Sports nuts need something to watch, here’s some good options.
A young Phillies fan lost their baseball and a smile and a stadium employee went above and beyond to help with both.
The Brewers defeated the Phillies 4-3 on Tuesday night.
The All-Star Game is nearly here, which means the complaining has begun. Here’s a tip to enjoy the events: rediscover your inner kid.
What are the thinnest positions in fantasy baseball? Catcher? The infield positions of second base, shortstop and third base? All of the above? Yes, depth is better in the outfield and first base positions, so when you think about which players to stash on your bench, think about the ones with multi-position eligibility. They may not be the most productive on a day-to-day basis, but they have the capability to be very valuable to your team’s chances of winning.
The Phillies fell to the Nationals 3-2 on Sunday in the first game of a double-header.
Don’t dare mess with the aesthetics of a game that Bob Costas is calling
Phillies broadcaster Larry Andersen discusses Ryne Sandberg’s resignation.
Ryne Sandberg announced his resignation from the Phillies on Friday.
The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.