Ed Delahanty

Was Ed Delahanty murdered?

Was Ed Delahanty murdered?
September 6, 2017 No Comments »

Ed Delahanty’s success on the diamond obscured a troubled personal life marred by gambling and booze. His debts frequently mounted to the point that “Big Ed” would threaten suicide in the hopes that his teammates would bail him out; at ... Read More »

The 20 Greatest Phillies of all-time according to WAR

The 20 Greatest Phillies of all-time according to WAR
April 12, 2017 4 Comments »

A few years ago I penned a list article about the New York Yankees top players ranked according to WAR (Wins Above Replacement). I stated at the time that I know very little about how WAR evaluates players. I still ... Read More »

The nine greatest baseball families

The nine greatest baseball families
September 21, 2012 1 Comment »

More than other sports, baseball has a long history of brothers and fathers and sons playing at the big league level. Some are legends, some are footnotes in history. Did you know Pete Rose had a son who played professional ... Read More »

Philadelphia Phillies All-Time Team

Philadelphia Phillies All-Time Team
September 1, 2012 No Comments »

Alexander, Carlton, Roberts, Schilling, and Hamels: how's that for a rotation? Add the power of Mike Schmidt and Dick Allen and the spark of Jimmy Rollins and Chase Utley and you have an ATT with lots of modern flare Read More »