Posts Tagged ‘Phillies’
We all remember when Tony Romo gave that incredibly moving speech about how he was passing the torch to rookie quarterback Dak Prescott, after having previously been the team’s signal-caller since 2003. Romo said all the right things, and had fans feeling bad for him, and also having a lot of respect for Romo in the way he handled the situation. But it sure looks like he was just trying to avoid being a distraction with the season going on, and the Cowboys looking to make a playoff push.
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Cowboys need to trade Tony Romo before situation gets ugly
In his second season with the San Antonio Spurs, 27-year old guard Jonathon ‘the Juice’ Simmons has carved a role for himself in the Spurs’ rotation, as he usually checks into games to give Kawhi Leonard a break, while he runs as the backup three with the Spurs’ second unit. On a nightly basis, Simmons is the Spurs’ 7 th playmaker with a usage percentage of 17.7% of the team’s possessions on offense.
Prior to his sophomore season with the Miami Marlins, Ichiro showed up to Spring Training wearing a shirt with (no doubt) his favorite player on the front. Yup, that’s a crude drawing of Ichiro on the front of the future Hall of Famer’s shirt. Fun, right
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Ichiro’s T-Shirts Now Have Their Own Twitter
The Phillies went 2-3-1 last week. After thirty games, the Phillies have an 11-15-4 Grapefruit League record. The Phillies play 6 games this week – night games Monday and Tuesday against the Blue Jays in Dunedin and at home, two split squad games on the road Wednesday, and home games Thursday and Friday. The last three weeks … Continue reading Open Discussion: Week of March 27th →
Open Discussion: Week of March 27th
CLEARWATER, Fla. – Andrew Knapp reported to spring training with a job pretty much secured.
FORT MYERS, Fla. – The Phillies slogged here Saturday on a 300-mile, round-trip bus ride for yet another nine-inning audition to see who might fill the fringes of the roster. They have evaluated those in camp for six weeks now, and Pete Mackanin said a meeting scheduled Sunday with the front office will plot most of the 25-man roster that the Phillies will take to Cincinnati next week.
What have you done to make the Phillies better today? – Dallas Green It is a moment frozen in time, the signature photograph of the Phillies’ first World Series title. Standing on the left is general manager Paul Owens in a beige suit coat and tie.
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Dallas Green left lasting imprint on those who worked with him
Ivan Barbashev made his NHL debut with the Blues back on January 26th against the Columbus Blue Jackets. At the time, Barbashev was called up as an injury replacement for Kyle Brodziak and the plan called for him to split time with Wade Megan. A lot can change in just two months.
The Indians have added to their list of long term control players by guaranteeing Jose Ramirez $26M with a chance to make up to $50M with escalators and options. With this, Ramirez becomes the first Indians player to have a guaranteed salary in both 2020 and 2021 and is the first to have an option year in 2022 or 2023. They must really like his hair, because the 2016 star will be around for a very long time
Updated Tribe Salary Distribution with JRaMVP
Wednesday was a camp day. The intrasquad games were moved up to 11:45 and almost over when I got to the Complex at 12:45. So, I went to Legends with a friend and talked baseball while watching the Phillies and Yankees game. When I got home, I saw the announcement about Dallas Green’s passing. I … Continue reading 2017 Spring Training, 3/24 →
2017 Spring Training, 3/24