The Phillies open a seven game homestand tonight, as they begin a quick two-game series with the New York Mets at Citizens Bank Park.
The Phillies have already played ten games this season and so far they’ve won as many as they’ve lost.
Can the Phils squeeze more production than anticipated out of a line-up without Chase Utley and Ryan Howard?
While the A’s and Mariners already started things off in Japan, for the rest of Major League Baseball Opening Day is next week.
More on the injuries of Chase Utley and Ryan Madson.
It’s been a relatively quiet camp for the Phillies, which is good news. Usually the only real news that emerges from a spring training camp is the bad kind. But some interesting things to keep an eye on are the lack of an appearance thus far by Chase Utley in a Grapefruit League game and a good start by rightfielder Hunter Pence.
Chris checks in on the media coverage following the FBI raid on Congressman Chaka Fattah’s son and the case against the Black Madam. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, Seth Everett to preview Spring Training, and Adam Ferrara, who will be appearing at Helium Comedy Club this weekend.
More on the Ryan Braun story and Ryan Howard’s injury.
The Phillies Nationa League East competition is tougher this year.
Spring Training workouts start Sunday for the Phillies.
Could the Phillies start their own TV network?
Where will Roy Oswalt and Raul Ibanez land?
Spring training is quickly approaching for the Phillies as they will look to get the bad taste out of their mouths that last October’s first-round playoff exit left.
The team has signed veteran righthanded reliever Chad Qualls to a one-year deal worth $1.15 million.
Ryan Howard could have been traded to the Brewers.