Category: Shane Victorino

Shane Victorino Admits He Wanted to Stay in Philly Last Season, but Now Relishes New Opportunity in Boston

Monday, December 17th, 2012

Shane Victorino was worried about staying in Philadelphia. He was focused on that during the season instead of playing the game. Victorino admits it got to him because he loved Philly, but now he's looking forward to 2013. The Flyin' Hawaiian signed a three-year deal worth $39 million to play for ...

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. ...

MLB Trade Deadline News: Los Angeles Dodgers Add Shane Victorino

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Sometimes, a month's worth of trade talks devolve into a whole lot of nothing. Sometimes, they drag  into the 11th hour and wind up with a game-changing transaction. When you're a buyer, like Los Angeles Dodgers general manager Ned Colletti has been this year, you see both ends. Colletti said he's ...

Joey Macchione: I Wasn’t Thinking When I Threw The Beer

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

Shane Victorino got hit by a cup of beer making a play on a ball in Wrigley Field last week.  This should not happen.  At times, I'll look to our European brothers and sisters as groups of people who may do things a little more proper than we do in ...

Former Phillies 1B John Kruk On 950 ESPN in Philadelphia

Monday, October 13th, 2008

John Kruk comments on Shane Victorino's reaction to Dodgers pitcher Hiroki Kuroda throwing at his head in last night's Dodgers victory over Philadelphia. There were no ejections last night, so both teams will have their full arsenal as they battle and scrap to win the National League Pennant. Kruk talks about the emotional ...