John Bowker

Philadelphia Phillies #16 - Right Field

  • Born: 07/08/83
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 200

I See A Theme Emerging...


The theme of this offseason seems to be "Former Phillies find glory with the Giants."

The Future of Brandon Belt's Power


Brandon Belt hit a home run! Good for him. How many more can we expect?

Headline With Joe Panik Pun


On Gary Brown and Joe Panik starting slowly in the minors.

Open GameThread, 3/25


Lineup, via Giants Extra: Blanco CF Schierholtz RF Cabrera LF Pill 1B Arias 2B Crawford SS Gillaspie 3B Stewart C Whiteside DH Zito LHP Pavlovic also notes that John Bowker hit second for the...

The Ballad of John Bowker


One last time on John Bowker...

John Bowker Released from Phillies to Pursue Career in Japan


The Philadelphia Phillies have announced via twitter and press release that they are releasing John Bowker to pursue an opportunity with a team in Japan. Bowker, 28, "pinch hitter, first baseman,...

On Brandon Crawford Starting

There's just about no way that Brandon Crawford will start next year.

Very Un-Dude: Nationals 6, Phillies 1


The Phillies late season slide in meaningless, post-clinch contests continues, with the Nationals completing a four-game sweep, topping the Fightins 6-1.

Post-game thread: Matt Cain should not be surprised at this point

So it's hard to draw up a more frustrating game than that. I guess there could have been an Armando Benitez blown save mixed in there. But today was the basic template. Cain pitches well, gives up...

Pirates Being Swept By The Astros, Or The Intellectual Wasteland That Is Twitter: Which Is Less Depressing?


Is there anything sadder than putting up a total of 13 hits in a three-game series in Houston? How about checking in on the last of those games while arguing with people over what "retweeting" is?...

MLB Standings Update: Two Former Pirates Find Way To Contending Teams


As the Pirates' season closes with a whimper, the Pirates have managed to find homes for two of their players on the rosters of contending teams. As the San Francisco Giants fade from the picture,...

Phillies Acquire John Bowker


The Phillies have acquired lefty hitter John Bowker from the Pirates today, ending their apparent search for left-handed pop off the bench.

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