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Phillies Stat Notes: how are they .500 lately?


The Phils are 21-21 dating back to July 7th, and so have slipped to 9th in next year's draft order.

Rollins and the best low-average seasons at Short


Rollins is having a better season at the plate than his batting average alone would indicate. Dating back to 1920, the shortstops who have had a better season than Rollins' 2014 despite a low...

Phillies Stat Notes: Trout, Hamels, Howard, etc.


The Phils visit Mike Trout, who is as local as they get. Hamels has been lights out since early May, and Howard has a chance to lead the league in RBIs with the lowest OPS in history.

Phillies Stat Notes: Rollins' 800th extra base hit


Rollins' next extra base hit will make him only the 5th shortstop ever to reach 800.

Rollins, Utley, and Howard set longevity mark


Rollins, Utley, and Howard have now started more games together at their respective positions than any trio in history, surpassing Bill Russell, Davey Lopes, and Steve Garvey of the 1973-81 Dodgers.

Phillies Milestones: Byrd at 999 Ks, Paps vs. Tug


In addition to Rollins' upcoming milestones, Byrd's next K will be his 1000th, and Papelbon looks to tie McGraw for 5th most Phillies saves.

Hollis Thomas on baseball, and other hilarity


Asking former professional athletes to offer opinions on other sports can be lol-worthy.

Ryan Howard and the worst 90 RBI seasons ever


Ryan Howard is 7th in the NL in RBIs, and is on pace to drive in over 90 runs for the year. However his season is also on pace to be one of the worst in history with that many RBIs.

Ben Revere and the worst .300 seasons in history


Ben Revere has justifiably been called a .300 hitter this year, as his average has hovered around that coveted mark, and sits at .301 today. But as .300 seasons go it's not very good.

Phillies Stat Notes: Phils flounder, Nats roll


The Nationals have found their footing and while their NL East lead remains small, they have the highest run differential in the NL. The Phils would get the 6th 2015 pick if the season ended today.

Phillies Stat Notes: JRoll milestones keep coming


Rollins is four extra base hits away from becoming only the 5th shortstop in baseball history with 800. With three games remaining before the trade deadline, Papelbon needs two saves to tie Tug...

Phillies Stat Notes: Embrace the tank


Phillies Stat Notes: Embrace the tank -- Phils would own the #7 pick in 2015 if the season ended today, and could move up by the end of the season.

Chase Utley: the NL's best second baseman today


Utley has arguably been the best second baseman of his lifetime. But what's important tonight is that he's also the NL's best at his position right now.

Phillies Stat Notes: All-star break update


Comparing stats at the mid-way point to 2013; Utley about to become 2nd highest behind only Mike Schmidt in rWAR among position players.

Phillies Stat Notes: RISP stats; Rollins 2000 @ SS


The Phillies are still getting hits, just not with runners in scoring position. On Sunday Rollins became the 19th player in history to play 2000 games at Short.

Phillies Milestones: Update at the Halfway Mark


With a trade deadline looming and the ends of Phillies careers possibly near, where do current Phils rank on the franchise all-time top ten lists?

Phillies Stat Notes: NL East the Middlest Division


The East has had only one good team so far (by run differential), but overall it's right in the middle between the Central and the West. Utley ties Luzinski on the Phillies' home run list, and...

Phillies Stat Notes: Giancarlo Comes to Town


The Marlins have hung in the NL East race, thanks in large part to Giancarlo Stanton, who has stayed healthy this year and is on pace for 43 homers and 8.6 fWAR.

Phillies Stat Notes: Phils Meet Surging Cards


The Phils have won 7 of 9 to pull ahead of the last-place Mets, and try to keep rolling in St. Louis, where they'll meet a Cardinals teams that has won 8 of their last 10.

Phillies Stat Notes: Phils Face Averagish Braves


The Braves have scored exactly as many runs as they've allowed this season, but still manage to lead the NL East. The East, meanwhile, has the best run differential of any division in the NL, by a...

Phillies Stat Notes: Rollins - 1 to tie, 2 to pass


Rollins will hopefully get the hits he needs this weekend, before the Phils go on the road.

Phillies Stat Notes: Rollins Four Behind Schmidt


Now tied for the worst record in the NL, the Phillies look for some wins against one of their fellow bottom-dwellers. Jimmy Rollins needs four hits tie Mike Schmidt, and five to set the new team...

Rollins and Ruiz Have Earned Our Votes


Jimmy Rollins and Carlos Ruiz are among the best at their positions so far this year -- they've earned our support in getting to the All-Star Game.

Phillies Stat Notes: Phreephalling, Rollins 7 away


The Phils have lost 20 of their last 29, and look to stop the freefall against the up-and-down Reds. Jimmy Rollins is now only 7 hits from tying Mike Schmidt's franchise hits record.

Phillies Stat Notes: NL Beast?; Rollins 9 Away


Is the East the Beast the of the NL? Rollins is 9 hits away from tying Mike Schmidt.

Phillies Milestones: Update at the 1/3 Mark


Updates of the Phillies' all-time top ten lists, and where current Phillies might finish on those lists by the end of the year.

Phillies Stat Notes: Rollins 2K & Battle for 4th


On Wednesday Rollins joined Schmidt as the only players to appear in 2,000 games in the history of the franchise. And the Mets come to town for an extended stay that will determine who gets...

Rollins, the All Star Game and Airhead from Philly


Rollins is having a very good year and deserves to go to the All Star Game, much to the chagrin of a certain talk show host.

Phillies Stat Notes: Puig & Kernshaw Come to Town


Yasiel Puig has been even better than in his rookie year, and Clayton Kernshaw is coming off a rough start but still looks as tough as ever.

Minor League Stats Roundup: Hitters


Stats by player at each level in the Phillies farm system.

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