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This post is for voting and discussion in the 128th round of balloting for the Circle of Greats (COG). This is the last of four rounds adding to the list of candidates eligible to receive your votes those players born in 1973. Rules and lists are after the jump. The new group of 1973-born players, […]

Sun, Feb 25, 2018
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While many Phillies fans are thinking of today’s victories, the front office headed by general manager Matt Klentak must have concern for tomorrow because they didn’t suffer rebuildingpain for two or three years of contending for a Wild Card Game.

One-two punch:
With a full s… […]

Fri, Feb 23, 2018
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This post is for voting and discussion in the 127th round of balloting for the Circle of Greats (COG). This is the third of four rounds adding to the list of candidates eligible to receive your votes those players born in 1973. Rules and lists are after the jump. The new group of 1973-born players, […]

Sun, Feb 18, 2018
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This post is for voting and discussion in the 126th round of balloting for the Circle of Greats (COG). This is the second of four rounds adding to the list of candidates eligible to receive your votes those players born in 1973. Rules and lists are after the jump. The new group of 1973-born players […]

Mon, Feb 05, 2018
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Sometimes, Hall-of-Fame voting can be perplexing. While most voting-based attention is paid at the top of the ballot, it’s the bottom of the ballot where voting has been […] […]

Tue, Jan 30, 2018
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CHICAGO, Ill — If you were looking for the most positive place in all of Chicago on Saturday, you wouldn’t have to look any farther than the halls of the Hilton Towers […]
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Sat, Jan 27, 2018
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Top 25 Players to Ever Play a Game for the Phillies: No. 13, Dick AllenSports Talk Philly (blog)Philadelphia Inquirer staff writer Ron Smith noted in the June 23, 1964 Inquirer that someone asked Phillies manager Gene Mauch how good Richie Allen was. Mauch said, “I wouldn’t be … Allen was traded five years later to the St. Louis Cardinals near … […]

Tue, Dec 26, 2017
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MLB.comAllen, Morandini named club ambassadorsMLB.comPHILADELPHIA — The Phillies have named Dick Allen and Mickey Morandini as club ambassadors. The team announced Thursday that they will join Gary Matthews, who has served in the role since 2014. “Whether they are appearing at community events, …and more […]

Thu, Dec 07, 2017
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Chicago TribuneFormer White Sox savior Dick Allen still lets his bat do the talkingChicago Tribune… now a White Sox studio analyst for CSN Chicago. “Richie Allen was and still is a Hall of Famer as far as I’m concerned,” Mays has said, status the Hall’s gatekeepers have yet to confer. … Allen played in only 1,749 games over 15 years with the … […]

Wed, Aug 23, 2017
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Philly.comPhillies’ Dick Allen belongs in the Hall of FamePhilly.comAllen, who starred for the Philadelphia Phillies and Chicago White Sox between 1964 and 1976, became eligible for induction in 1982. But never did the Baseball Writers’ Association of America give him more than 18.9 percent of the vote during his 15 … […]

Wed, Jul 26, 2017
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