Nlds Philadelphia Phillies Tickets
The Philadelphia Phillies is a baseball team that certainly knows the art of winning and has been ruling the hearts of fans for many decades now. Phillies play in the Major League Baseball’s Eastern Division. Till date they have got 11 East Division titles, 7 NL Pennants ad last but not the least two World Series titles to their name. Baseball fans the upcoming Phillies game will be exciting as always so buy affordable NLDS Philadelphia Phillies Tickets from us and catch the excitement!
The Philadelphia Phillies were founded in the year 1883. Initially they were named Quakers but later on the name was changed to Philadelphia which later on was shortened to just Phillies. Over the years, the team has changed a number of home venues as they initially played at the Recreation Park, Baker Bowl, Connie Mack Stadium, Veterans Stadium and finally Citizens Bank Park. The Veterans Stadium and Baker Bowl are the places where the Phillies for most of the years but since 2004 they play all their home games at the Bank park. The team owner is David Montgomery and the current coach and general manager of the team is Ruben Amaro Jr. The official team colors are white, red and blue. The Philadelphia Phillies are also nicknamed The Fightin’ Phils or just simply Phils.
NLDS is the abbreviation for National League Division Series. It is a series of tournaments that decide which team will be advancing to the second round that is the Champions League Series. The game consists of three teams that are winner in their divisions and one team is entered through wild card. The match is a series of best-of-five. Since their debut the overall performance of Philadelphia Phillies was not very promising as they weren’t able to win any major title. Their first ever Division win was in 1976 and they continued this winning streak for the next three years. The year 1980 was a good one for the Phillies as they managed to win the Division title, NL with the help of a formidable team that included players like Larry Bowa, Greg Luzinski, Pete Rose and Mike Schmidt. They also made history by winning their first ever World Series title by beating the Kansa City Royals 4-2. . They again managed to reach the playoffs for the next two seasons in the year 1981 and 83 but both the times they lost to their arch rivals Baltimore Orioles. The Phillies after this went in to a bad patch mainly due to a major rebuilding effort, in 1992 they were at the bottom of the table in Eastern League.
The year 1993 was relatively a better one as they stood first in the division and got a fifth pennant by outclassing Atlanta Braves 4-2. They lost the World Series match to the Toronto Blue Jays. Philadelphia Phillies failed to win any major titles for the eight years. In 2001 seasoned ex-Phillies player Larry Bowa joined as coach and in 2004 the team moved to the Citizens Ball Park but at the end of 2004 Bowa was replaced by Charlie Manuel. The year 2007 and onwards the Phillies were in tremendous form as they won all the Division titles till 2011 and in 2008 they were crowned the champions as they won their second World series title by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 4-1. In 2009 they again raced to the World Series finals but this time lost to the New York Yankees 4-2.
The current roster of the Phillies include star player like Cola Hamels, Cliff Lee, Brad Lidge, Joe Savery, Brian Schneider, Erik Kartz, Harold Garcia, Raul Ibanez, Brandon Moss, Antonio Bastardo and Ryan Howards.
Fans your favorite Philadelphia Phillies are in full form and have set their eyes on the next World Series title. All matches of the Phillies are exhilarating from start till the end so don’t miss it. Grab your NLDS Philadelphia Phillies Tickets only from us and be at the venue to witness whether your favorite team wins or loses!
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