The unfortunate loss of Andrew McCutchen, incredible debut of Jay Bruce and the silent hero for the Phillies
With crazy highs and lows in the beginning of the month, the Phillies have certainly adapted to their fair share of lineup changes. After receiving unfortunate news about McCutchen, two key contributors have kept the Phillies in the hunt of the NL East.
Odubel Herrera was arrested over the holiday weekend for an assault charge in Atlantic City.
The Phillies enter May holding first place in a tightly-contested NL East for the first time since 2012. Here's a quick look on how they got there.
The Phillies have emerged as one of the most dangerous teams in the MLB following this offseason, but with the numerous upgrades came one department that remained unchanged. Many hesitate on calling the Phillies a postseason threat with the current rotation, but with the MLB's adjustment of the trade deadline, this could be the perfect opportunity for the Phillies to steal another star arm.
Bryce Harper was a good start. Now fix the rotation, Phillies.
The Philadelphia Phillies have finally inked the star they chased since the final pitch of the 2018 World Series.
The announcement of Roy Halladay being elected into the Hall of Fame came as no surprise to most fans, but better yet served as a fitting salute to the ace taken from this world too soon.
This could be it, the ending to the grueling development in the Bryce Harper and Manny Machado sagas. Philadelphia still stands in the front for both phenoms. Is the offseason a success without them?
The Phillies finally took action at fixing their greatest Achilles heel with the signing of David Robertson. He could be the talent needed to close games for the white and red.