Category: Hunter Pence

Jim Leyland Reflects On 2012 And The World Series, Discusses What The Tigers Will Be Looking For In Free Agency

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

The Detroit Tigers fell flat on their faces in the World Series, but the team is still quite stacked and manager Jim Leyland is officially back after signing a one-year contract extension earlier this week. The veteran bench boss is confident that his team can bounce back, but he still ...

Bruce Bochy Pushes All The Right Buttons As Giants Win Second World Series In Three Years

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

It's astonishing to think the San Francisco Giants were down 0-2 in the NLDS, having to win three straight road games in the first year of a new playoff format, and this team went on the run they did to win a World Series title. The Giants had to overcome a ...

Despite Recent Trade Activity, Phillies Gm Ruben Amaro Says Philadelphia Isn’t Throwing in the Towel On the Season

Friday, August 3rd, 2012

The Philadelphia Phillies came into this season with extremely high expectations. However for a variety of reasons they have failed to meet them. Because of their lackluster first half and numerous injuries, Phillies GM Ruben Amaro decided he had no choice but to make some drastic changes at the trade deadline. ...

Hunter Pence on Ryan Howard: “I don’t want to get expectations up, but I am little shocked at how well he’s moving.”

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

There was an enormous amount of disappointment in Philadelphia after the Phillies were upset in Game 5 of the NLDS thanks to a masterful performance by Chris Carpenter of the St.Louis Cardinals. The expectations surrounding the team were World Series or bust thanks to the offseason acquisition of Cliff Lee ...

Hunter Pence On Being Traded To Phillies: “To be a part of this team is the ultimate opportunity as a baseball player.”

Friday, August 5th, 2011

Hunter Pence may just feel like the luckiest major league baseball player on the face of the earth. Last week Pence was informed that he was being traded to the Philadelphia Phillies for four prospects, including first baseman Jonathan Singleton and pitcher Jarred Cosart.  Pence was pulled from the Astros' game ...