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  • KEEP AN EYE ON FAST-RISING ASCHE, MORGAN THIS SPRING ...

     
    Joe Jordan "expects" Cody Asche to begin the season back at Reading, not at Lehigh Valley. However, he's already learned to expect the unexpected from the 22-year-old third baseman. "If he starts at Double-A, that’s kind of what I’m expecting,...
  • Phillies, Bastardo come to terms for one-year deal

     
    And then there were none. The Phillies and left-handed reliever Antonio Bastardo have agreed on a one-year, $1.4 million contract, assistant GM Scott Proefrock announced Friday. The contract includes award bonuses. Bastardo had been eligible for salary...
  • Pettibone gets the call; Delmon Young plays Game 1 of rehab assignment

     
    The Phillies have decided to call up Jonathan Pettibone from Triple-A Lehigh Valley to start tomorrow's series finale against the Pirates. The club will make a corresponding roster move soon, likely after tonight's game. Expect a reliever to be sent......
  • Amaro: Young will help us offensively 'if and when he comes' ...

     
    After Delmon Young was charged with two errors in his first rehab game in Clearwater, Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. had a somewhat harsh review of the outfielder's defensive potential. "Obviously we want his bat but if he can't play defense...
  • Reading's Jesse Biddle takes gem in stride ...

     
    Like most pitchers, Jesse Biddle has a routine he follows before his start. The last thing he does before leaving the bullpen is pitch to a simulated hitter, with a hitter standing by the plate and his catcher calling pitches. Last Monday night in...
  • Sandberg continues to mix things up

     
    Ryne Sandberg has been the Phillies interim manager for 12 games. He's used 12 different batting orders (even when not including the pitcher). When the Phillies play their last game on Sept. 29 in Atlanta, I expect that by then......
  • Michael Young addresses the trade rumors

     
    The speculation today has been that Michael Young will accept a trade only to Texas, where he spent his entire major league career prior to 2013. The Phillies third baseman, who confirmed he had a talk with general manager Ruben......
  • Amaro shopping, shuffling. You might see a familiar face at CBP soon

     
    In case the news is really bad after Ben Revere see a foot specialist Monday morning, Ruben Amaro Jr. has a plan in place that might work. If that one doesn’t look like it’s going to pan out, he’s going......
  • How Betancourt's release affects the rest of the bench make-up

     
    Surely, it's wasn't because of a lack of production. Despite hitting .447 with 14 RBIs (tied for third on the team), three doubles and a home run, the Phillies released Yuniesky Betancourt after Sunday's Grapefruit League game against the Red......
  • Amaro assesses the 2013 club and explains why he didn't make any trades

     
    As Ruben Amaro Jr. took a seat in the Phillies dugout to talk about the deals he didn’t make before today’s 4 p.m. trade deadline, he actually seemed content with what had transpired. Much of the speculation surrounded Michael Young,......
  • A Halladay sighting at Coca-Cola Park? Maybe, just maybe ...

     
    David Buchanan is the IronPigs scheduled starter for next Tuesday against Scranton at Coca-Cola Park. But ... After Roy Halladay's first rehab start in the Gulf Coast League Thursday afternoon, Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said it is "likely"...