A former Philadelphia Phillies pitching great and World Series hero was back in the area last week.
“We really try to break down how to throw properly, train the right way. We’ve got some good hitting coaches…basically just learning the fundamentals…kind of what we were able to be taught…to get us where we’re at and make it fun.”along with lefty reliever in exchange for a six-player/prospect package of pitchers , , and , all of whom now have big league experience.
“There’s nothing better than playing in front of these fans. I know they’re going to go through a couple of hard years, but they’ll be back out, and sell out after sell out for years, and those guys are gonna reap the benefit, and the organization’s gonna do very well with that.”
“You wanta have it to where people remember what we were able to do out on the baseball field. All of us still do talk from that year. For all of us, when I do see a lot of the guys now, we do all remember that, we do reminisce a little bit. It makes us feel a little bit more important, even though we’re not striving for it, but it makes us know that all that hard work we put in is paying off.”