Posts Tagged ‘NL East’

Halladay Placed on 15 Day DL

Monday, May 6th, 2013

There were many of questions surrounding Roy Halladay heading into 2013 and they all came down to his health.  Doc struggled last year with shoulder soreness and missed a good portion of the 2012 season.  The Phillies are in San Francisco to start a series with the Giants and Doc will visit with Dr. Lewis […]

BJ Upton Signs with Atlanta

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Free agent CF BJ Upton has agreed to terms on Wednesday with the Atlanta Braves.  The deal is reported to be worth 5 years $75 million.  Did the Braves over pay for a player that hit just .246 last season? Many felt the Phillies were the front runner in the BJ sweepstakes this offseason but […]

Phillies Clinch Playoff Spot

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

The Philadelphia Phillies clinched a playoff spot for the 5th straight year and a franchise fastest of 146 games.  Roy Halladay (18-5) tossed a complete game shutout and beat the Houston Astros 1-0 Wednesday afternoon.  Phillies are the first team in MLB to clinch a playoff spot and remain 11 games over the Braves in […]

2010 NL East Outlook

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

The Philadelphia Phillies return as the defending NL Champs and are looking to head to their 3rd straight World Series appearance.  They will have their work cut out for them as every team in the NL East have improved and are gunning for the defending NL East champs.  The Phils have won three straight NL […]

The Not So Amazing Mets

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

As bad as the Washington Nationals have been over recent years the New York Mets play has been just as pathetic as the Nats.  In fact the Mets have the second highest payroll in baseball this year only trailing the Yankees, go figure.  The Mets were viewed by many, once again, to come out on […]

NL Playoff Rundown

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

The remaining weeks left in the 2008 MLB regular season will be a fight to the finish. The NL East is shaping up to be another battle that will go down to the final days of the regular season. The Chicago Cubs secured home field advantage throughout the playoffs with their 9-5 win over the […]