Over the next few days, we’ll be looking back on the most memorable moments of Chase Utley’s career with the Phillies. You can conveniently find everything that’s written about the subject under the category “Utley Retrospective” above.
If you follow me on Twitter, you’ve probably seen me send out a tweet with the hashtag “#TheMan“. Early on, I limited its use for when Chase Utley did something great, like hit a home run or knock in a run late in the game for the Phillies. As the injuries limited his playing time and effectiveness on the field, my standards waned a bit as I was simply anxious to use it. Thus, even a meager second-inning double has merited the hashtag in recent times.
For those who don’t share my affinity for Utley, Twitter, or hashtags, here’s the genesis of “The Man”.