Phillies

A Great Week

During the week of spring training, I knew how lucky I was to be able to cover even a portion of the 2020 Spring Training Season. After everything that has gone down with the Coronavirus, I realize just how lucky I was. Being able to cover one of the last …

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The Suite Life @ Spectrum Field

As thousands of fans swarmed into Spectrum Field to watch the Philadelphia Phillies take on the Pittsburgh Pirates, there was one thing both fan bases could agree on. IT WAS HOT.  Dedicated Phillies fans will withstand the heat of the sun to watch their favorites, like Bryce Harper, play a …

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Is this really everyone’s game?

As I traveled throughout Florida for my Grapefruit league coverage, I noticed one overwhelming commonality throughout every game I attended: the amount of persons of color is distressingly low. For a sport that features a diverse player base, why was the fanbase so dominated by only white people? I interviewed …

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Tomorrow’s Stars

This is America’s pastime. The cut grass, the ballpark hotdogs, the romantic life that is only found on and around the diamond. From a young age, being subject to the drug that is baseball can be addicting- the game is a wonderful place to be and is something accessible for …

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Voice of the @Phillies- Missy Perez

Missy Perez waited for the cue to post a photo on Friday, March 1, 2019. Not just any photo, but an official announcement from the Philadelphia Phillies signing one of the biggest name players in organization history, Bryce Harper. “It was a frenzy, it was huge,” Perez said. Now, just …

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Phillie Phanatic Going Strong After 42 Years

The bottom of the fifth has come to completion on March 2 in Clearwater. The Phillies are getting ready to get back on the field when fans hear the sound of a motor from an ATV. The Phillie Phanatic came out of left field (literally). You know the drill; except, …

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A ballpark with a distracting menu

Spectrum Field, located in Clearwater, Florida, is home to the Phillies during Spring Training and the Clearwater Threshers during the regular season. Not only is the stadium known for hosting baseball games, but they also have a variety of outstanding food. Ranked No. 2 ballpark in Florida USA Today has …

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Phillies Drop 3-2 at Home to Orioles

The defenses came out to play today as the Philadelphia Phillies dropped to the Baltimore Orioles 3-2. In front of a crowd of almost 8,000 The Phillies drop to 6-3, while the Orioles move up to 6-2. John Means got the start for Baltimore and picked up the win and …

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