12:01 PM EST, Thu January 23, 2020
3 hours ago

Phillies: Three young relievers who could crack the roster

The 2020 season will feature household names returning to the bullpen. With plenty of young talent in the pipeline and several players approaching the downslope of their careers, we look at three potential pitchers who could make the Phillies roster. First, let’s look at the veterans that are projected to be in the bullpen for […] Phillies: Three young relievers who could crack the roster - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
19 hours ago

Phillies Sign Francisco Liriano, Neil Walker to MiLB Deals

The Phillies have signed two former Pirates teammates of left fielder Andrew McCutchen, both to minor-league deals with an invitation to spring training. With just a few weeks before the start of spring training, the Philadelphia Phillies have been busy adding minor-league players. On Tuesday, the club added right-handers Drew Storen and Bud Norris, both […] Phillies Sign Francisco Liriano, Neil Walker to MiLB Deals - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
22 hours ago

Phillies: Three players who will breakout in 2020

Now is the time for some of the Phillies young players to breakout. With a new coaching staff and the growing motivation to win, the Phillies hope to see several of their young players have breakout years. Here are three players who are on watch to have those breakout seasons under new manager Joe Girardi […] Phillies: Three players who will breakout in 2020 - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 22, 2020

Phillies: The Luxury Tax could cost them a World Series

Are the Phillies really that strapped by the luxury tax? After signing Zach Wheeler and Didi Gregarious to nearly $40 million on the 2020 Phillies payroll, the Phils find themselves quite near the luxury tax threshold, a threshold that can be breached with an ensuing tax penalty issued by the MLB. The Middleton’s have the […] Phillies: The Luxury Tax could cost them a World Series - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 22, 2020

Phillies: Examining Hall of Fame cases for the next four years

Who are the next great Phillies who have a shot at the Hall of Fame? For just the first time since the 2017 Hall of Fame class and for the third time in six years there will not be a Phillies alumnus inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame this summer. Curt Schilling fell short […] Phillies: Examining Hall of Fame cases for the next four years - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 21, 2020

Phillies: Karma coming to help Curt Schilling on 2021 HOF ballot

Former Phillies ace Curt Schilling will have to wait another year for Cooperstown There’s no denying former Phillies pitcher Curt Schilling, who missed the Hall of Fame class of 2020 by five percent, has the numbers to make the Baseball Hall of Fame. He’s won 216 games, struck out 3,116 batters, and has an ERA+ of […] Phillies: Karma coming to help Curt Schilling on 2021 HOF ballot - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 21, 2020

Phillies: Curt Schilling falls short of Baseball Hall of Fame

No Phillies made the Baseball Hall of Fame class of 2020 Phillies legend Curt Schilling not been elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Derek Jeter, who fell one vote shy of unanimous election, and Larry Walker were both voted. Jeter went in on his first year, while Walker squeaked in one his last […] Phillies: Curt Schilling falls short of Baseball Hall of Fame - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 21, 2020

Phillies Sign Right-Hander Bud Norris to Minor-League Deal

As spring training nears, the Phillies have reportedly inked 10-year veteran right-handed pitcher Bud Norris to a minor-league contract. Just hours after the report that the Philadelphia Phillies have signed former Washington Nationals closer RHP Drew Storen to a minor-league contract, the organization inked another right-hander with closing experience on Tuesday. According to Robert Murray, […] Phillies Sign Right-Hander Bud Norris to Minor-League Deal - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 21, 2020

Phillies Sign RHP Drew Storen to Minor-League Contract

The Phillies have reportedly signed former Nationals closer RHP Drew Storen to a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training. With just three weeks until pitchers and catchers report to Clearwater, Florida, for spring training, the Philadelphia Phillies have added another pitching arm. On Tuesday, the club signed eight-year veteran right-handed pitcher Drew Storen to a […] Phillies Sign RHP Drew Storen to Minor-League Contract - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 20, 2020

Phillies: Curt Schilling, Scott Rolen fall short of FanSided Mock Hall of Fame

No Phillies snuck into the inaugural FanSided Mock Hall of Fame As the co-expert of the FanSided Phillies site, I proposed the idea that all FanSided Baseball experts put together their own Baseball Hall of Fame ballots and see what we come up with. Low and behold, the people who run the show loved the […] Phillies: Curt Schilling, Scott Rolen fall short of FanSided Mock Hall of Fame - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 19, 2020

Phillies Spring Training Schedule, Pitchers and Catchers Reporting Date

How soon will it be until Phillies spring training gets underway? After experiencing an offseason of rumors and money, Phillies fans have gone through a much different experience leading up to the Phillies spring training this offseason. Since making the blockbuster additions of Didi Gregorius and Zack Wheeler the Phillies have been extremely quiet with […] Phillies Spring Training Schedule, Pitchers and Catchers Reporting Date - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 18, 2020

Phillies: Three players who need to rebound in 2020

If the Phillies are going to win in 2020, they’ll need these three players. The 2019 Phillies season was ravished by injuries from the start and the depth of the team wasn’t good enough to keep the club afloat for 162 games. Even before opening day major pieces such as David Robertson and Tommy Hunter […] Phillies: Three players who need to rebound in 2020 - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 18, 2020

Philadelphia Phillies: A look back at a decade of honeymoons, nostalgia and reconstruction

A retrospective look at the past decade for the Phillies, and all of the fan-fare and turbulence that it provided. As we look ahead to one of the most anticipated seasons in recent Phillies’ history, we can reflect on the decade that was the 2010s and all the tumult that came with it. The past […] Philadelphia Phillies: A look back at a decade of honeymoons, nostalgia and reconstruction - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 18, 2020

Phillies: Checking the Hall of Fame tracker

Where do the Phillies legends stand on the Hall of Fame ballot? The Baseball Hall of Fame class of 2020 will be unveiled on Tuesday, Jan. 21 and there are five former Phillies who will be waiting by the phone and tuning in to see whether or not they are elected to the Hall of […] Phillies: Checking the Hall of Fame tracker - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 17, 2020

Phillies: 3 trades to bolster the bullpen

Where else can the Phillies turn to help their bullpen in 2020? One of the Philadelphia Phillies biggest weaknesses during the 2018/2019 seasons was their bullpen. Via a combination of crippling injuries and lackluster development, the Phillies have had one of the worst ‘pens in the entire National League. After not signing a single reliever […] Phillies: 3 trades to bolster the bullpen - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More