Marlon Ordell Anderson
Positions: Second Baseman, Pinch Hitter and Outfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 190 lb.
Born: January 6, 1974 in Montgomery, AL
High School: Prattville HS (Prattville, AL) School: University of South Alabama (Mobile, AL) by the Drafted Philadelphia Phillies in the 2nd round of the 1995 amateur draft. Signed June 3, 1995.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 8, 1998 (Age 24)
vs. NYM 1 AB, 1 H, 1 HR, 2 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Phillies/Mets/DevilRays/Cardinals/Nationals/... 1998-2009 Final Game: April 10, 2009 (Age 35)
vs. FLA 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- June 2013
6/20 The Greatest 21 Days: Tony Scott, Switch Hitter - 3084: Tony Scott had trouble hitting early on in his professional career, so he made a decision. His decision was that he needed to ...
6/4 Crashburn Alley: Phillies Draft Retrospective: Chase Utley: Gib Bodet is one of the best scouts in the business. Currently the Dodgers National Crosschecking and Amateur Scouting Special ...
6/2 Macho-Row.com: Curt Schilling, the best Philadelphia Phillie of the 1990s:
Was there a better player for the Philadelphia Phillies in the 1990s than Curt Schilling? ... News -- February 2013
2/11 PhoulBallz.com: 8th Grader Finds and Returns Marlon Anderson's iPad:
In the news recently, and covered by Atlanta's FOX affiliate, was a story of former Phillies second baseman Marlon Anderson's ...
2/5 District On Deck: Washington Nationals Countdown to Spring Training: 7 Days: The off-season is almost over. Less than three weeks until Washington Nationals pitchers and catchers report to Viera. To celebrate ...
2/4 District On Deck: Washington Nationals Countdown To Spring Training: 8 Days: The off-season is almost over. Less than three weeks until Washington Nationals pitchers and catchers report to Viera. To celebrate ... News -- January 2013
1/14 Mets360.com: What should the Mets do with Wilmer Flores?: There is no argument that Wilmer Flores possesses one of the most potent bats in the Mets minor league system, earning him a spot ... News -- September 2012
9/19 That Ball's Outta Here: The Phillies Are Average… Let’s Just Deal With It: If you’re like me, you’re a pretty average guy. I’m not the greatest looking guy in the world, but I’m ...
9/18 Lasorda's Lair: Happy Anniversary Four Consecutive Home Run Game: Today Marks the sixth anniversary of what is widely considered one of the greatest games in Dodger history. Perhaps this could ...
9/5 Rising Apple: These ARE Meaningful September Games: The phrase is played out. “Meaningful September Games.” Like it was really fun at the end of the month the last time ... News -- July 2012
7/6 Rising Apple: This Date in Mets History: 2005 – Castro, Anderson & Cameron Get the Job Done v. Nats, 5-3, at RFK: The 2005 New Mets are a team and franchise coming off a time where everything went wrong…again. With new GM Omar Minaya ... News -- October 2011
10/16 The Cardinal Nation Blog: Looking forward to a Cardinals designated hitter for once: After an .071 average from their designated hitters in the 2004 and 2006 World Series, the St. Louis Cardinals can look to more ...
10/2 B-R Blog: Franchise leaders for possible World Series opponents: Once the two teams for this year's World Series are determined, there will be a small bit of attention paid to some player ... News -- August 2011
8/16 Brotherly Glove: Congratulations, Big Jim: Jim Thome blasted his 599th and 600th career home runs Monday night in a 9-0 rout of the Tigers. He became just the eighth major ...
8/10 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: Dodgers Swept as Rare Display of Offense Fails to Overcome Shoddy Pitching and Worse Defense: On a day where the Dodgers put up five runs off Philadelphia rookie sensation Vance Worley before fans even got to their seats ... News -- June 2011
6/24 MLBTradeRumors: Baseball Blogs Weigh In: Kemp, Hanley, Francis, Soto: Eighteen years ago today, the Padres traded Gary Sheffield to the Marlins along with Rich Rodriguez for a package of three young ... News -- April 2011
4/2 B-R Blog: Worst Opening Day performance ever? Not quite.: Regarding Albert Pujols' brutal season-opening performance vs. San Diego on Thursday, Greg Simons of The Hardball Times semi-facetiously ... News -- December 2010
12/16 Crashburn Alley: Guest Post: Phillies Worst Individual Seasons: With an exciting week nearing its end, it’s time once again for a guest post. Dave, a frequent commenter here and a Twitter ... News -- July 2010
7/9 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: Rafael Furcal Is Earning His Money: Rafael Furcal, as you don’t need me to tell you, has been scary good this year, and especially so over the last six weeks. ... News -- June 2010
6/14 Crashburn Alley: Graph of the Intermittent Time Period: On Twitter (and at The Good Phight), I have been making plenty of jokes at the Phillies’ expense. For example, I have claimed, ... News -- April 2010
4/22 B-R Blog: Great Pinch Hitters Since 1961: Got this list fooling around with B-R.com PI late last night...great pinch hitters in baseball since 1961...