The writing was on the wall that Gabe Kapler would not be back as the manager of the Philadelphia Phillies for 2020.
The Philadelphia Phillies hoped that signing Bryce Harper would get them back to the postseason, but in the end they had to settle for a one-game improvement in the win column.
X-Atlanta Braves 90-72 The 2018 Major League Baseball season saw the Atlanta Braves come out of nowhere to win the National League East. After going 72-90 in 2017, Atlanta would go 90-72 in 2018 as they were a team that spent the first half of the season flying under the radar, but they would ride [...]
All eyes will be on Bryce Harper and the Phillies Phillies in 2019.
The 2018 Major League Baseball season has seen the Philadelphia Phillies become one of its feel good stories. After five consecutive losing seasons the Phillies have turned things around this year which saw them become contenders in the National League East. The Phillies have even been in first place in the N.L. East for a [...]
From 2001-2012, the Philadelphia Phillies only produced one losing season. This stretch of baseball included the Phillies winning five consecutive National League East Titles, while also winning the World Series in 2008. But that era of Phillies baseball would die a slow death as the team's former general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. refused to trade [...]
X-Washington Nationals 97-65 Since 2012, the Washington Nationals have been the team to beat in the National League East. Over this stretch the Nationals have claimed four N.L. East Titles which included them winning 97 games last year. But this success in the regular season has not transferred to the playoffs as Washington has failed [...]