Reminiscing with Graphical Representation: The 2008 Phillies

On Tuesday, I unveiled my full-season infographic detailing the season that was for the Philadelphia Phillies using Wins Above Average (WAA) by position. The season was, for all intents and purposes, pretty ugly. But what makes a (hopefully) successful rebuild so rewarding, what makes the special seasons (like 2008) so truly special are the years like these that often proceed them. As a quick reminder, here’s what the 2016 season…

January 12, 2017

Bosox Blast Phillies on Opening Day

The Boston Red Sox broke out their big bats this afternoon on Opening Day at Citizens Bank Park, drubbing the host Phillies by an 8-0 final score. The Bosox blasted five home runs off Phils pitching, including 2 each from Hanley Ramirez and Dustin Pedroia, and one from Mookie Betts. Ramirez’ 2nd was a 9th […] Bosox Blast Phillies on Opening Day Author: Matthew Veasey From Feed: Powered by…

April 9, 2015