Verlander has his award, who will carry the day in the NL?
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By: Bob Owens
Shortly after the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Philadelphia Phillies in the playoffs, Charlie Manuel said the Phillies need to upgrade at 3rd base.
Despite making just the second All-Star appearance of his fourteen year career, incumbent Placido Polanco suffered through an injury plagued season which saw him appear in just 122 games.
Well the playoffs are right around the corner. What do you think is going to happen?
Most realize that RBI and Runs scored are not a good way to evaluate individual players. For those who still have doubts, look no further than Prince Fielder and Ryan Howard in 2009.
The Phillies will be good again this year, but did they sacrifice greatness for long-term success?
Phils fan Matthew Nadu suggests some New Year’s resolutions for his team, including a greater adoption of the “Chasedo” and the death of Comcast SportsNet.
The Phillies may have paid the price in prospects, but they opened the window of opportunity for winning multiple titles.
After speculation from various sources that the Phillies would not part with beloved prospect Kyle Drabek the tides have shifted and it appears both Drabek and Clif Lee will both be shipped out of Philadelphia.