Matt Rappa

A passionate Philadelphia Phillies fan, Matt recently earned undergraduate and graduate-level communications degrees from Rowan University. He has written online about the Phillies since 2009, and has been a Phillies season ticket holder since 2005.

Scott Rolen, of the Philadelphia Phillies

Former Phillies third baseman Scott Rolen elected to National Baseball Hall of Fame

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Luis Arraez, formerly of the Minnesota Twins

Phillies' division strengthens after Marlins trade amid new schedule structure

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Citizens Bank Park, home of the Philadelphia Phillies.

Phillies hang 'Go Birds' banner in support of Eagles before playoff game

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Gregory Soto #65, formerly of the Detroit Tigers (Photo by Nic Antaya/Getty Images)

Phillies acquire Gregory Soto, Roger Clemens’ son in swap with Tigers

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Chicago Cubs relief pitcher Erich Uelmen (Charles LeClaire/USA TODAY Sports)

Phillies land Erich Uelmen from Cubs, designate 2 pitchers for assignment

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Jean Segura #2 of the Philadelphia Phillies (Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images)

Jean Segura shares heartfelt farewell message to Philadelphia Phillies fans

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Craig Kimbrel #46 of the Boston Red Sox (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

3 Reasons to get excited for Phillies’ Craig Kimbrel signing

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Seth Lugo #67 of the New York Mets (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Phillies rumors: Club targets Seth Lugo for possible bullpen role

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Vince Velasquez #21 of the Philadelphia Phillies (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Pirates’ bizarre Vince Velasquez hype video will make Phillies fans laugh

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Zach Eflin #56 hugs Bryce Harper #3 of the Philadelphia Phillies (Photo by Logan Riely/Getty Images)

Former Phillies starter Zach Eflin shares heartwarming goodbye message

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Chris Bassitt #40, formerly of the New York Mets (Photo by Dustin Satloff/Getty Images)

Could Phillies sign 2nd former Mets starting pitcher in same offseason?

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Noah Song at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo on November 17, 2019. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP)

Dave Dombrowski works Phillies magic again with unthinkable Rule 5 pick

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Matt Strahm #55, formerly of the Boston Red Sox (Photo by G Fiume/Getty Images)

Phillies sign reliever Matt Strahm to complete Winter Meetings trifecta

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Taijuan Walker #99 of the New York Mets (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Taijuan Walker wastes no time to win over Philadelphia Phillies fans

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Trea Turner #6 of the Los Angeles Dodgers (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Phillies sign star shortstop Trea Turner to massive 11-year contract

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Jake Cave #60 of the Minnesota Twins (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Phillies claim former longtime Twins outfielder Jake Cave

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