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WATCH: Pat Burrell hit home run in BP wearing slacks, polo

Your browser does not support iframes. The legend of Pat Burrell continues to grow. Burrell, a former slugger with the Philadelphia Phillies now working as a scout for his most recent team — the San Francisco Giants — decided to take a hack during Giants BP before Wednesday’s game as part of a bet with […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Phillies OF Pat Burrell "Tried to Fight" CBS Sports Columinist Jon Heyman in a Bar Last Night

You cannot make this up:  According to CBS Sports columnist Jon Heyman himself, Pat Burrell and he almost got into a physical altercation.   Heyman tweeted a thank you to former major leaguer and MLB Network host Kevin Millar for coming to his aid.   Deadspin identifies the other as MLB public relations employee Mike Teevs. Heyman tweeted this: Heyman is no physical threat...
Via Philliedelphia
October 29, 2012  |  Discuss

The Phillies Bring Back Pat Burrell...Hilarity Ensues

You're never going to see Pat Burrell get his day in Cooperstown, but, thankfully, that didn't stop the Philadelphia Phillies from bringing back the fan favorite for one more game.Saturday, "Pat the Bat" was back in uniform and retired as a member of the Phillies."It doesn’t seem that long ago, really, that it started," the 35-year-old said. "It was a really nice thing for the organization...
Via Hall of Very Good
May 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Former Phillies OF Pat Burrell Goes Shirtless, Stiffs Bartender in Return to Philly

You MUST check out this Deadspin article. It's every Pat Burrell stereotype from his whole career in Philly all rolled into one, except it's legitimate. Some highlights: Pat Burrell removed his shirt at the bar the night before his first pitch appearance Saturday,  with Chase Utley and Jennifer Utley Burrell "made an ass of himself" Burrell "stiffed the bartender and left...
Via Philliedelphia
May 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Slugger Pat Burrell decides to retire

Outfielder Pat Burrell will retire from baseball next month as a member of the Philadelphia Phillies, the team announced Thursday. Burrell, who was selected by the Phillies with the No. 1 overall pick in the 1998 draft, will sign a one-day contract, allowing him to retire as a member of the ballclub whose uniform he donned for nine seasons. He will be honored in Philadelphia on...
Via FOX Sports
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

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