Several extremely talented players propelled the Phillies to their NL East dominance from 2007 to 2011. Which were talented enough to be Hall of Famers?
Several Phillies are on this year’s Hall of Fame ballot in Pat Burrell, Matt Stairs, Arthur Rhodes, Billy Wagner, and Curt Schilling. With the ballots for this year’s class of Hall of Famers being tallied at this very moment, it appears Wagner and Schilling will be the only ones staying on the ballot. More on them in a bit.
There are several former Phillies who will be eligible for induction in the coming years. Several were part of the run of division titles from 2007 to 201, which only helps their case. Let’s take a look at several Phillies who could wind up in the Hall of Fame.