Mike Schmidt is widely considered to be the best third baseman of all-time. But is there someone playing right now that could challenge him as the best ever at the position?
After the New York Mets make the biggest move of the offseason so far, the Phillies are under even more pressure now to sign two fan favorites.
2018 AL Cy Young Winner Blake Snell & 2020 NL runner up Yu Darvish are reportedly headed to San Diego in two separate multi-player deals, according to The Athletic. The deal for Snell would include the Padres sending Luis Patino, Francisco Mejia, Cole Wilcox and Blake Hunt to the Rays. Following Darvish from Chicago to the Padres includes catcher Victor Caratini for hurler Zach Davies and prospects Yeison Santana, Ismael Mena and Reginald Preciado.
The National Baseball Hall of Fame has been revered for years as one of the most respected entities in sports. But in recent years, Cooperstown has begun to lose the respect it has garnered for decades.
“I don’t expect the Nationals to just stand pat and just think like, okay, we’ll just kind of see what happens.”
The Atlanta Braves seem to make every move that Phillies should. It’s been happening for two years now, and a bright future seems likely for the Braves and dim for the Phillies.