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    Hittin' Season #559: Phillies Step Up Against the Dodgers

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2022 73:24

    On Episode 559 of Hittin' Season, hosts John Stolnis, Justin Klugh and Liz Roscher talk about the Phillies' series win against the Dodgers in Los Angeles. Despite a disappointing finish, there are reasons to feel really good about winning three out of four against the best team in baseball. Also, Bryce Harper wins NL Player of the Week, the bullpen is once again a concern, and we jump into the way back machine Choose Your Own Adventure style, too! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #558: Phils Take M's Series & Around the MLB w/ Dan Szymborski

    Play Episode Listen Later May 12, 2022 43:24

    On Episode 558 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis recaps the Phillies' series win against the Mariners in Seattle, Rhys Hoskins and Jean Segura's red-hot bats, Matt Vierling's struggles and Bryson Stott's trouble with fastballs. Also, Fangraphs senior writer Dan Szymborski joins the show to talk some Phils' and which teams have surprised and disappointed the most so far this season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #557: What I Did With 60 Hours of Phillies-Free Life

    Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2022 59:19

    On Episode 557 of Hittin' Season, hosts John Stolnis, Liz Roscher and Justin Klugh recapped yet another frustrating and weird series against the New York Mets, one in which the Phillies suffered a historic collapse on Thursday, didn't play on Friday and Saturday, and then split a doubleheader on Sunday. We discuss what we did for those 60 hours when the healing rains came mercifully took the Phils away from us, Rhys Hoskins' struggles, a rebounding starting rotation suddenly hit by COVID, and thoughts on Seattle superstar J.P. Crawford and the trade that sent the former top prospect out west four years ago. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #175: This is What We Thought About the Phillies Before it Happened

    Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2022 62:53

    In what will be an artifact of the time before the Phillies' legendarily stupid 8-7 loss to the Mets on Thursday, let's discuss the vibes coming off the Phillies, Joe Girardi's future somewhere else, and your least favorite player to ever become a Phillie. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    The Dirty Inning #97: Blood, Mets, and Tears

    Play Episode Listen Later May 5, 2022 81:11

    All right, Vicente Padilla. You've got 27 more chances before the Phillies give up on you. Don't blow literally every one of them. Also: A throttling of the Phillies by the Mets still told as a folk legend in Citi Field circles, and what were your experiences at prom like? The Inquirer wants to know! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #556: A Texas Sweep, Brutal Schedule, and Manager on a Hot Seat

    Play Episode Listen Later May 5, 2022 42:10

    On Episode 556 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis recaps the depressing two-game sweep at the hands of the lowly, last place Texas Rangers at Citizens Bank Park. The bats once again went silent, but how much of their ineptitude is simply bad luck? John dives into the data for some surprising answers. Also, a close examination at the next month for the Phillies that will feature perhaps the most difficult schedule in MLB, and whether the Phils will indeed fire Joe Girardi in order to "shake things up." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #555: April Grades & Phillies Stock Watch

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2022 66:05

    On Episode 555 of Hittin' Season, John Stolnis, Liz Roscher and Justin Klugh wonder about Joe Girardi's leadership of the Phillies as they finish April... you guessed it... at .500. Are the Phils too country club? Do they need a firebrand? Also, with April in the books, we hand out grades and take a stock-up, stock-down of certain Phils players as we enter the month of May. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #174: There is No Justice like MLB "Justice"

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 29, 2022 56:39

    Trevor Bauer is OUT, Ronald Acuña, Jr. is IN, Joe West thinks Angel Hernandez is fine at umpiring (he's wrong!!), and the Phillies swept the Rockies on the way to the Mets. Also, David Lough?? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #554: The Phillies Bats Wake Up

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 28, 2022 51:27

    On Episode 554 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis recaps the Phils' three straight wins in their four-game series against the Rockies in Philadelphia, as the bats awaken and the starting rotation starts doing their thing. Also, news on Bryce Harper's elbow, Didi Gregorius' return, Odubel Herrera's hot start, and the rest of a Phils' lineup that is suddenly red-hot. Tyler Kepner, author and national baseball writer for the New York Times, joins the show to talk about the Yankees sign stealing letter, depressed offense around baseball, the baseballs themselves, and whether the Mets are for real in the NL East. Plus, your Stat of the Week! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #553: No Angel in the Evening

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 26, 2022 69:20

    On Episode 553 of Hittin' Season, hosts John Stolnis, Justin Klugh & Liz Roscher discuss an embarrassing night behind the dish for umpire Angel Hernandez, the Phillies losing another series, an offense that can't get on track, and Miguel Cabrera's 3000th hit. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Up & In 4/24/22: Phillies vs. Brewers Recap & Angel Hernandez Ugh

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 25, 2022 13:43

    On this edition of Up & In, host John Stolnis quickly recaps the Phils' series loss to Milwaukee, tries to figure out why the heck Angel Hernandez still has a job, and where the Phillies' bats are so far here in 2022. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #173: After Two Weeks, These New Phillies Look the Same

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 22, 2022 67:31

    There's plenty, perhaps too much, baseball left. But there's a sick familiarity to the way the Phillies have started their season. Will Joe Girardi make it to mid-season? Should he? And where's this vaunted offense hiding? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #552: What's Working and What's Not for the Phillies

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 22, 2022 47:12

    On Episode 552 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis breaks down the Phillies series against the Rockies in Colorado and examines what's working and what's not 13 games into the season. KYW NewsRadio's Matt Leon stops by to offer his thoughts on the team's early season struggles and they contemplate how much time manager Joe Girardi has to get things on the right track. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #551: Phils Are Fish Food Again

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 19, 2022 49:46

    On Episode 551 of Hittin' Season, hosts John Stolnis and Justin Klugh ask... why? Why can't the Phillies win in Miami? Why is the starting rotation stuck in the mud? Why can't the offense can't get going? Why can't Joe Girardi push the right buttons? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #172: What's an Early Season Mets Series Worth, Anyway?

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 14, 2022 71:17

    The Phillies played the Mets, and it was deeply imperfect. Would YOU take Clayton Kershaw out of a perfect game? Also, more Neil Walker facts than you could possibly desire. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #550: Phils vs. Mets Recap -- Aaron Nola, You OK?

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 14, 2022 47:34

    On Episode 550 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis breaks down the final two games of the Phillies vs. Mets series, both Phils losses, with Allison McCague, podcast host and writer for the Mets' SB Nation site Amazin' Avenue. Is this just what Aaron Nola is now? The offense's surprising disappearing act. Phillies fans just love Alec Bohm Also, well take a look around MLB at some of the bigger storylines in the Majors this week, and preview the Phils' upcoming series against the Marlins in Miami. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #549: Phillies Steal the Mets' Souls Again (The Ballad Of Alec Bohm)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 12, 2022 71:15

    On Episode 549 of Hittin' Season, John Stolnis, Liz Roscher & Justin Klugh discuss the Phillies' dramatic comeback victory over the New York Mets in a game that already allowed the Phillies to Phillie like no other team can Phillie, and the Mets to Met like no other team can Met. Also, Alec Bohm commits three errors, gets on base three times, keys an 8th inning, 5-run rally, says he hates it in Philadelphia and then wins the fans over by owning it. It was quite the three hours for the Phils' third-year, third baseman, but what is his future with the team? And where are the Phils' cream uniforms? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Up & In 4/11/22: Phillies Take 2 of 3 From the A's

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 11, 2022 9:58

    On this morning's episode of Up & In, host John Stolnis recaps the Phils' opening series victory against the Oakland A's! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #548: 10 Bold Phillies Predictions for the 2022 Season

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 7, 2022 43:03

    On Episode 548 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis of The Good Phight is joined by Phillies beat writer for the Philadelphia Inquirer Alex Coffey to talk about all the hot storylines as the Phils wrap up spring training. How will Joe Girardi divvy up the playing time in the infield? Mickey Moniak's insane spring Who will lead the team in dingers? Starting pitching concerns Also, John offers 10 bold predictions for the '22 Phils season, and MLB is allowing a new anti-sign stealing device to be used in games this year! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Up & In 4/5/2022: Phillies Opening Day Roster Is Here!

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 6, 2022 13:17

    On this episode of Up & In, host John Stolnis breaks down the 28-man Opening Day roster the Phillies will have in place when they open their season on Friday against the Oakland A's in Philadelphia! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    The Dirty Inning #96: Opening Day by Day

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 5, 2022 87:52

    Opening day is almost here, so join us as we travel through time, from 1891 to 1991, and discuss the losses, wins, ties, and weird kids who were just, like, around of various Phillies opening days along the way! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #547: Mickey's Spring & 2022 MLB/Phillies Season Preview!!!

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 4, 2022 78:51

    On Episode 547 of Hittin' Season, John Stolnis, Justin Klugh & Liz Roscher discuss Mickey Moniak's amazing spring and the fact he will be on the Phillies Opening Day roster. How much do we believe in him as a real CF option in 2022? Also, thoughts on the Phils' injury issues in the bullpen, the 40-man roster and Bryson Stott's chances of making the team. In addition, it's our 2022 MLB Season Preview! Playoff team predictions End of season award winners World Series picks Bold predictions!!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #171: Jimmy Rollins is Back and it Doesn't Even Really Matter Why

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 1, 2022 64:03

    Jimmy Rollins is the newest special advisor for the Phillies, umpires get to talk directly to the fans, why is the third base competition considered so tight, and hey, why are minor leaguers paying clubhouse dues when MLB said they wouldn't? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #546: Spring Training Battles With One Week To Go

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 30, 2022 55:44

    On Episode 546 of Hittin' Season, John Stolnis and Justin Klugh break down the latest news from Clearwater, including: Aaron Nola's spring struggles look a lot like 2021 The Phillies lineup is MASHING How many homers will the lineup hit? Adam Haseley trade and what it means for Mickey Moniak The third base battle and Bryson Stott's awesome spring Also, why haven't the Phillies gotten their CITY jerseys yet? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    The Dirty Inning #95: Chad Ogea is on the Loose

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 24, 2022 70:53

    Opening day 1999, the Phillies offense bailed out their No. 1 starter, igniting a wave of optimism in the clubhouse: This team had more than one way to win. The next day, their No. 2 starter helped give up eight runs in the fourth to the Braves. This is the story of Chad Ogea, a man who probably shouldn't have been where he was, but wore the red pinstripes all the same. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #545: Alec Bohm on the Trade Block?

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 24, 2022 55:14

    On Episode 545 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis explores the latest storylines from Phillies spring training including: Alec Bohm on the trade block? Kyle Schwarber makes his debut Odubel Herrera injury opens up the CF competition Early bullpen returns Extending Aaron Nola's contract (and Zach Eflin & Ranger Suarez too?) Stuff John Middleton said Sixto, Spencer and the inherent danger of trusting pitching prospects New rules changes for 2022 Plus, Craig Calcaterra joins me to talk about his new book, "Rethinking Fandom: How to Beat the Sports Industrial Complex at its Own Game." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #544: Nick Castellanos is a Phillie!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 21, 2022 71:11

    On Episode 544 of Hittin' Season, hosts John Stolnis, Liz Roscher and Justin Klugh break down a truly historic moment in Phillies history, when the team went over the luxury tax for the first time and signed free agent outfielder and slugger Nick Castellanos. What does mean for the Phils' chances to make the playoffs? How does the lineup look? Who hits where? How bad will the defense be? And how big a psychological hurdle did Phils ownership just clear to go over the tax for the first time? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #170: The 2022 Phillies are Basically Here

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 17, 2022 64:24

    Kyle Schwarber is a part of the Phillies offense, the 2022 Phillies are in their first basic form, Maikel Franco may stick with the Nats, and how about that Freddie Freeman exit from Atlanta? Also: Koyie Hill almost table-sawed his whole hand off once. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #543: Kyle Schwarber is a Phillie!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 17, 2022 63:24

    On Episode 543 of Hittin' Season, John Stolnis and Justin Klugh break down the signing of free agent left fielder Kyle Schwarber to a four-year, $79 million deal. While it is a perfect fit for what the Phillies need, how much closer does it get them to the Braves and Mets? Also, lots of conversation about Kris Bryant's insane deal with the Colorado Rockies, and which other players are still available that could help fill out the Phils' roster? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #542: Phillies Sign Familia, Hand & Odubel

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 15, 2022 71:45

    On Episode 542 of Hittin' Season, John Stolnis, Liz Roscher and Justin Klugh discuss the signings of relief pitchers Jeurys Familia and Brad Hand and the decision by the Phillies to go with a platoon of Odubel Herrera and Matt Vierling in center field. Also, what is Didi Gregorius doing on his Twitter feed? Which big bat are the Phillies going to land in the next few days? And is Freddie Freeman's time in Atlanta really over? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #541: The MLB Lockout is Over!!!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 11, 2022 44:38

    On Episode 541 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis rejoices in the end of baseball's 9th labor stoppage, a 99-day lockout that stole three months from our lives. More on the deal reached between the owners and player's union, including an expanded postseason, increased luxury tax, and the potential for an international draft. The transaction freeze has lifted which means free agency and trades are once again in full swing, so what will the Phillies do with $20 million more dollars to spend before hitting the cap? And what spring training storylines can we expect over the next few weeks? It's a celebration episode!!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #540: The Phillies Wouldn't Trade Von Hayes for Barry Bonds?

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 8, 2022 57:10

    On Episode 540 of Hittin' Season, hosts John Stolnis, Liz Roscher & Justin Klugh talk about the latest news from baseball's labor stoppage, but before news hit that Tuesday's negotiations would be the last chance for baseball to have a full 162-game schedule this year. Why the luxury tax is baseball's version of Jerusalem and Middle East peace, what a "win" looks like for the union, and lots of talk about the effects a pitch clock would have on the game. Plus, did you know the Phils turned down a trade for Barry Bonds in 1990? And that Von Hayes was the player they didn't want to give up? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #169: There Are No Small Market MLB Teams

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 4, 2022 85:02

    Buster Olney is at it again! Also, MLB is rushing to put together some funding for stadium workers now that they've realized the Players Association is going to. Speaking of which, who is going to be your non-MLB team you get your baseball fix from this summer? Then, of course, let's have a fun 'lil chat about Steve Susdorf and Shawn Camp. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #539: Blame Rob Manfred

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 3, 2022 53:29

    On Episode 539 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis from The Good Phight breaks down the reasons behind MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred's decision to cancel the first two regular season series amidst a breakdown in labor negotiations. Mike Baumann of The Ringer joins the show to offer his perspective as well. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #538: MLB Labor Deadline Day

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 1, 2022 63:29

    Note: This episode was recorded prior to the end of negotiations on Monday night, 2/28. On Episode 538 of Hittin' Season, hosts John Stolnis, Liz Roscher and Justin Klugh discuss the state of labor negotiations as the player's union and MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred and select owners tried to beat MLB's Feb. 28 deadline to get a new CBA deal done and avoid the cancellations of games. Why an expansion of 14 teams in the playoffs is surprisingly the most contentious issue. A breakthrough on the luxury tax? Why the owners are solely to blame for this mess. Derek Jeter resigns from the Marlins Bryce Harper's Instagram post on the 3-year anniversary of his signing with the Phils. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #537: Labor, PECOTA, and Banning the Shift

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 22, 2022 50:05

    On Episode 537 of Hittin' Season, hosts John Stolnis and Justin Klugh break down the latest on MLB's labor impasse and the discussions that took place on Monday. Also, PECOTA projections LOVE the Phils' starting rotation, why DRA (Deserved Run Average) is better than FIP (Fielding Independent Pitching), some chatter about an Athletic article by Jayson Stark about defensive shifts, and managing expectations about a Rays executive now in the fold with the Phils. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #168: The Phillies Have a New Way, and it is 'The Phillies Way'

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 19, 2022 66:13

    Preston Mattingly talked to The Athletic about the guiding philosophy of Phillies player development, "The Phillies Way," and remained understandably tight-lipped on what it is. Let's guess! Also, a former Phillies prospect put some pretty strong thoughts out on the labor stoppage, and I bet you wanted to learn whether or not Marlon Byrd ever had his leg amputated, didn't you? Great news! He did not. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #536: Labor, Prospect Camp & Relievers

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 18, 2022 52:09

    On Episode 536 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis brings you the latest news on MLB's labor front and whether the odds of a delay to the start of the regular season have increased. Also, in lieu of pitchers and catchers reporting to Clearwater, the Phillies are welcoming their top prospects this week instead. What is the "Phillies Way," and how is new farm director Preston Mattingly crafting a vision for the farm? Phillies Nation writer Destiny Lugardo joins us to talk about the moves the Phils still need to make, and we take a deep dive into potential free agent relievers who will still be on the open market once the lockout ends. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #535: Stuff Rob Manfred Said

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 11, 2022 54:51

    On Episode 535 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis of The Good Phight breaks down the press conference this week by MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred in which Manfred expressed his hope the MLB season would start on time. Is there a real possibility games won't be missed? Also, an interview with non-roster invitee Jake Newberry, a potential bullpen arm for the 2022 Phillies, and a chat with Lauren Amour from SI.com's Inside the Phillies with some background and little-known nuggets on the Phils' first-ever black player. Finally, we say goodbye to Jeremy Giambi, a contributor who was with the Phillies for half of the 2002 season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #167: What DIDN'T Former Phillies Relievers Get Up To??

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 10, 2022 63:49

    Matt Gelb's story on Phillies prospect Daniel Brito in The Athletic, the Nationals are showing a lot of faith in cryptocurrency, and did you know 2013 Phillies reliever was a volunteer sex ed teacher as a teen? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    The Dirty Inning #94: No-Longer-Red Robin

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 9, 2022 73:46

    Robin Roberts pitched 14 years for the Phillies, and immediately afterward, a couple of weeks for the Yankees. The Phillies found it in their hearts to retire his number despite the fact that he wasn't yet in the Hall of Fame--or even retired from the game. Let's talk about the day in Clearwater Roberts pitched against the Phillies for the very first time. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #534: What Happened To Those 2017 Phillies Prospects?

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 7, 2022 61:53

    On Episode 534 of Hittin' Season, John Stolnis of The Good Phight and Justin Klugh of Baseball Prospectus chat about the latest MLB labor news and a potential game-changer on the baseball broadcast/streaming front. Also, in 2017, the Phillies had the 6th-best farm system, according to Baseball America. What's happened to those players and how has the Phils' system fallen so far? John & Justin also chat about their best bet for "Breakout Phillie" in 2022. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #166: Everybody is Glad that Joe West is Gone

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 5, 2022 70:55

    MLB cries for a federal mediator, a bunch of umpires come and go, and the Phillies farm system gets another ranking. Then, some talk of David Hale and Chad Billingsley, for the fun of it. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Up & In 2/4/22: To Mediate or Not To Mediate?

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 4, 2022 12:25

    On this edition of Up & In, John Stolnis of The Good Phight has the latest on MLB's Labor WARz, specifically the decision by Major League Baseball to request a federal mediator to help with the negotiations, and the MLB Player's Association's decision to refuse that offer, putting a serious dent in hopes that the 2022 MLB season will start on time. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #533: The Quest For Bryan Reynolds

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 1, 2022 79:10

    On Episode 533 of Hittin' Season, hosts John Stolnis from The Good Phight, Liz Roscher of Yahoo! Sports and Justin Klugh of Baseball Prospectus answer your mailbag questions, focusing on the quest to land a real center fielder and what it would take to net the Pirates young star Bryan Reynolds. Also, the latest on the MLB Labor WARz, MLB's plan to provide minor leaguers with housing, and the two Phillies Keith Law of The Athletic has on his top 100 prospects list! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #165: Happy One-Year Anniversary of the J.T. Realmuto Re-Signing!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 28, 2022 69:02

    Scott Franzke's future with the Phillies is being handled, J.T. Realmuto has captained this team for three years, what is Alec Bohm losing since he can't contact his coaches, and hey, how about a little theoretical Mets nightmare? All that and some Kyle Garlick/Ricardo Pinto memories. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #532: Hall of Fame Thoughts w/ Mike Ferrin

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 27, 2022 53:43

    On Episode 532 of Hittin' Season, The Good Phight's John Stolnis is joined by Mike Ferrin of MLB Network's Radio's Power Alley on Sirius XM to discuss the Hall of Fame voting, the latest on the labor negotiations between the MLB Player's Union and the league, and what the Phillies need to do once the lockout is over to compete in the NL East. Plus, John runs down the realistic expectations for the Phils' starting rotation this season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    The Dirty Inning #93: Sticks and Milestones

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 26, 2022 64:11

    With the arrival of 2022 comes many anniversaries, many of which do NOT involve Steve Carlton's terrifying 1972 season. Let's take a stroll back through the centuries and see what milestones this goofy little Phillies franchise could celebrate this year, if it wanted to. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #531: Phillies-A's Trade Thoughts, Labor Update & Klentak Memories

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 25, 2022 66:40

    On Episode 531 of Hittin' Season, John Stolnis of The Good Phight, Liz Roscher of Yahoo! Sports and Justin Klugh of Baseball Prospectus discuss the baby steps being taken in CBA negotiations this week, Matt Klentak's departure to the Brewers and his best and worst moments as Phils GM, potential trade scenarios with the Oakland A's, and in celebration of Sunday night's Chiefs-Bills game, what we think are the greatest baseball games we've ever watched. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Hittin' Season #530: Phillies Prospects Check-in w/ Jeff Paternostro

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 21, 2022 55:58

    On Episode 530 of Hittin' Season, host John Stolnis is joined by lead prospect writer for Baseball Prospectus Jeff Paternostro, who talks about BP's top 101 prospects and the three Phillies on them. Mick Abel Andrew Painter Bryson Stott Also, Jeff shares his thoughts on Matt Vierling, Logan O'Hoppe, and Griff McGarry, as well as the seedier aspects of the amateur international signing period. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Continued Success #164: Who Doesn't Love a Little Bootlick Now and Then?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 20, 2022 71:14

    The Phillies lost a broadcaster to--you guessed it--the Nationals' booth, Ken Rosenthal biffed another labor column, the Rays' owner feels betrayed by MLB, and are the Leiters the first family of baseball? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

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