Philadelphia Phillies

What I Think Of The Bryce Harper Signing

By: Noah Wright   On the 28th of February, outfielder Bryce Harper signed a $330 million mega deal for 13 years with the Philadelphia Phillies. It was the largest in free agent history to date. Even though Harper could be a great player, there is a lot of risk in this deal. The main risk in this deal is Harper’s inconsistency. Harper’s numbers in terms of WAR are all over the place. Just look at his WAR since his rookie season: 2012: 5.2 2013: 3.7 2014: 1.1 2015: 10.0 2016: 1.5 2017: 4.7 2018: 1.3 Harper has yet to put...

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Are The Phillies World Series Contender?

By: Marcos Sandoval   After many years with at least 91 losses, the Philadelphia Phillies are looking to make some noise. With the additions of Jean Segura, Andrew McCutchen, David Robertson, and J.T. Realmuto the Phillies are planning to make the push to finish the season strong and push for October baseball.The addition of David Robertson to their bullpen should add some stability to a bullpen full of unproven arms The Phillies finished 2018 with an 80-82 record with .494 win percentage. They were sitting 15 games above .500 percent in early August before it all went falling down. Last...

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