Synopsis by Mark Deming
2001 was an exciting year for the Philadelphia Phillies as they finished second in the National League East. On this home video, manager Larry Bowa and shortstop Jimmy Rollins host a look back at the high points of their winning season. MLB: Remember the Fightins - The Phillies Video Yearbook includes segments on Scott Rolen's stellar performance at third base; the skill and drive which helped Bobby Abreu hit over 30 home runs and steal over 30 bases during the season; Jose Mesa and Robert Person proving the benefits of experience in the Phillies' pitching staff, while Randy Wolf, Marlon Anderson, Brandon Duckworth, and Pat Burrell bring new blood to the team; and a respectful look back at how Philadelphia and its baseball team reacted to the tragic events of September 11.
baseball, behind-the-scenes, coach, MLB (Major League Baseball), retrospective