March 23, 1998 | Tim Crothers
WHAT THEY NEEDED: Pitching to go with ace Curt Schilling. A centerfielder. Middle infield help.
July 12, 1999 | Michael Bamberger
Throwing an impressive combination of pitching and muscle at the hapless Cubs, the Phillies showed why they might soon blossom into a contender
March 26, 2001 | Jeffri Chadiha
an opposing team's scout sizes up the Astros
April 16, 2001 | Stephen Cannella
Two advance scouts, one from each league, reflect on what they saw and heard during the season's first week
April 05, 2004 | Michael Farber
Bobby Abreu (2,999) and Jim Thome (2,873) ranked first and third in the majors in pitches seen last year.