Yes, you read that correctly. The Yankees and the Rangers were considered to be the only two teams with significant offers — and then Philadelphia comes and snatches him up and forms a dream rotation with Lee and Roy Halladay and Roy Oswalt…
But why? Supposedly it’s because the Phillies were offering more per year than the Yankees. But does anyone remember a little incident that happened during the ALCS?
Didn’t a group of fans SPIT ON HIS WIFE?
We have only them to thank. Their stupidity has screwed over the entire franchise.
Now for your weekly photograph.