Even though it was over three years ago, Brad Lidge’s 2008 season is exactly how we remember him. That picture just moments after the final out of the World Series sits in pretty exclusive company in Philadelphia sports history.
Lidge signed a contract with the Nationals, which gives us a good chance to look back on his career in Philadelphia, and that season. Pat Gallen asks the question, “is his 2008 season the most important individual season in Philly sports history?” It’s a tough choice, but Lidge’s campaign sits higher on that list than you may think.
We also do a Philly Sports Fantasy Draft, in honor of the NHL All-Star draft. We get five picks each, from any Philly team we want, to fill our teams.
Finally, we introduce the first installment of “three questions.”