Bob Wankel covers the Phillies, breaking news, and sports gambling for Crossing Broad. He is also a producer and co-host of Crossed Up: A Phillies Podcast. A South Jersey resident and graduate of Monmouth University, his past work includes six seasons as a freelance producer at NFL Films.
A night after cranking out 19 hits and pounding the Mets for 13 runs to snap a seven-game losing streak, it appeared early on the
Of course, the headline story of the day was about a bamboo plant. The Phillies’ famed curveball machine was on the field pregame, too, but
Like I said yesterday, no matter how bad things may seem, you can always count on the Mets to somehow be even worse. A slumping
Hello there from Citizens Bank Park. The Phillies have lost 9 of their last 10 games, 16 of 22 overall, and are 6-14 in the
I’ll start this one today by telling you that I’m not exactly sure betting on a Phillies game right now is the most palatable proposition.
It was Chase Utley Retirement Night and what a ceremony it was. There were loud ovations and old friends back in town on a picturesque
The Phillies honored Chase Utley tonight with a pregame ceremony, and as far pregame ceremonies go, it was, well, a real home run. Some quick