Hard to believe, it's the 10 year reunion of the Phillies '08 WS team in Clearwater

Alumni Day in Clearwater is always special. Today, we celebrated with members of the 2008 World Series squad. pic.twitter.com/0Ww8DDLlCb — Philadelphia Phillies (@Phillies) March 4, 2018 It’s funny how fast time flies, and it’s been 10 years since the Phils won the World Series. Let that sink in, yes, it’s been a full 10 years since that has happened. A great celebration of that time has been undertaken at Spectrum…

March 5, 2018

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