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Ryan Howard with The Howard for the Win

The Howard- when a player strikes out, commits an error, and hits a homerun all within the same game.  Lovingly named after the Philadelphia Phillies slugger, Ryan Howard.Ryan Howard won yesterday's game for the Phillies.  How?  By committing his first Howard of the season, which essentially guarantees a victory for the good guys.  Howard may not connect for many homeruns anymore...
Via We Should Be GM's
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies use extra-base hits to sink Marlins in series opener

After falling behind 3-2 in the fifth, the Phillies (5-9) scored two runs in the sixth and three in the seventh en route to a 7-3 win over the Marlins (3-11). Freddy Galvis and Ryan Howard both hit two-run home runs to help power the Phillies offense. How They Scored:...
Via Philliedelphia
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Howard, Phillies power up in comeback win

The Phillies struck first Tuesday night with a 7-3 victory. Ryan Howard hit a two-out, two-run home run to center field in the sixth inning to hand the Phillies a one-run lead. It was Howard's first home run of the season. He followed Freddy Galvis' tw...
Via Philly Sports Live
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Howard watch: Phillies prospect Maikel Franco manning first base today in Lehigh Valley

View image | Phillies prospect Maikel Franco has been on fire at AAA Lehigh Valley in the early going. Although it is just eight games and 35 at bats, Franco is hitting .371 with a home run and seven RBI. Franco's OPS is currently at 1.122. When the IronPigs...
Via Philliedelphia
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Struggling Ryan Howard dropped to 7th in Phillies' batting order

  Struggling Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard was dropped from fourth to seventh in Philadelphia's lineup for Thursday night's game against the Washington Nationals, the lowest in the order he's batted in almost 10 years. ''I talked to him this afternoon and just told him, `Hey, it's creating a lineup, trying to win the baseball game, going with some hot bats and credit guys for...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Howard is batting seventh tonight versus Nationals

Phillies lineup vs. Fister: Herrera CF, Galvis SS, Utley 2B, Francoeur RF, Asche 3B, Ruiz C, Howard 1B, Ruf LF, Hamels LHP. — Jake Kaplan (@jakemkaplan) April 16, 2015 The post Ryan Howard is batting seventh tonight versus Nationals appeared first on Total Sports Live.
Via Total Sports Live
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies part-owner John Middleton battling family over money

View image | Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard spent the offseason in a legal battle with family over the management of his money. It turns out that Howard was not the only one in the Phillies organization fighting with kinfolk over money. This time it goes to the top:...
Via Philliedelphia
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies reportedly willing to eat most of Howard's contract

If the most recent reports regarding the increasingly uncertain future of Ryan Howard remaining a member of the Philadelphia Phillies organization is any indication, the team is willing to do just about anything to part ways with him, including eating an enormous amount of his contract to effectuate said parting. Sports On Earth’s Anthony Castrovince...Read More The post Phillies...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Phillies GM apologizes to Ryan Howard for critical remarks

Phillies GM Ruben Amaro spoke with Ryan Howard recently to apologize for comments he made earlier in the offseason about the struggling first baseman. Back in December, Amaro, who was trying to trade Howard, said on the radio that he told Howard the team would be better off without him. “We’ve talked to Ryan. And...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Ryan Howard: The Unwanted Man

There are several variations of “the talk.” As a young adult, it may be about when two people love each other very much. As someone who is just graduating from college, it likely pertains to what you are going to do with the rest of your life. As an athlete, though, it’s unlikely to fill a person with hope or inspiration. It’s almost always about an organization moving...
Via The Sports Post
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

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