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January 21, 2018

The Steve Jones Show:

Alabama National Champions -

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Collins Elected to CFB HOF! -

Monday, January 8, 2018

Dick Enberg Dead at 82 -

Friday, December 22, 2017

Chooch Traded To Dodgers

By R.J. Anderson/ – We’re now less than a week from the postseason eligibility deadline, meaning contenders have precious little time to do their last-minute shopping. The Los Angeles Dodgers checked an item off their list, agreeing to a trade that netted them catcher Carlos Ruiz from the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for backstop A.J. Ellis, pitcher Tommy Bergjans, and a player to be named later. There’s a human element to the Phillies’ side, too — or so you’d like to think that part of the motivation here was allowing Ruiz, a franchise mainstay, to go play for a contender….

Phillies Prospect Loses Right Eye In Freak Accident

By Mike Axisa/ Philadelphia Phillies left-handed pitching prospect Matt Imhof has lost his right eye as a result of a freak accident at the ballpark. A resistance band mounted to the wall broke off and hit Imhof in the face. Imhof posted the news about his eye on Instagram. Imhof wrote, “It was decided that the best chance I had to live a normal life was to have my right eye removed and have a prosthetic one put in. This decision was not an easy one to make but to me it seemed like the right one so I went…

2016 MLB Draft: Phillies select OF Mickey Moniak No. 1 overall

From Thursday night, the Philadelphia Phillies selected high school outfielder Mickey Moniak with the first pick of the 2016 First Year Player Draft. Moniak hails from La Costa Canyon High School in Carlsbad, California. Moniak is the first high school outfielder selected first overall since the Diamondbacks took Justin Upton in 2005, though there is a bit of a catch. Bryce Harper got his GED as a high school sophomore and enrolled in junior college in 2010, allowing him to be draft-eligible in what would have been his junior year of high school. Moniak, 18, hit .476 with seven…