Why You Need To Know Who Brian Gordon Is

As I type this, the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs are up 3-0 at Charolette, with chance to extend their International League-best winning percentage to .631 and strengthen their odds at their first winning season and their first International League North Title. The Ryne Sandberg-led club is filled with capable MLB replacement-level position players like Pete…

When Pete Orr plays, the Phillies win.

Or maybe not, actually. By winning tonight, the Phillies are 24-12 and likely would not have won without Pete Orr’s two key doubles. The stat that amazes me is that the Phillies are 9-11 when Pete Orr plays and just 15-1 when he doesn’t. ¬†This is obviously due to a number of factors: game is…

Opening Day 2011: Phillies Win!

As you know by now, the Phillies’ won today’s game 5-4 over the Astros on John Mayberry Jr.’s walk-off, RBI single. Here are some pics from my brother and I’s first ever Opening Day! And here are some videos Bill took: The Phils entering Asburn Alley The awesome pregame American flag set-up with line-ups And…