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  • Ruf hardly a given for the 25-man roster

     
    As high as Charlie Manuel was on Darin Ruf last season and coming into spring training, it's hard to imagine him making the team if he keeps playing the way he has so far this spring. After a monstrous year......
  • Were the Phillies thinking of trading Ben Revere?

     
    One thing to make note of if you haven’t already: The Phillies had Cesar Hernandez starting games in center field for Triple-A Lehigh Valley before Ben Revere got hurt. And colleague Jeff Schuler, The Morning Call’s IronPigs beat writer,...
  • Howard's DL stint could be longer than 15 days

     
    Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. talked Saturday of the need to think of Ryan Howard's health in the long term. That could be foreshadowing of a DL stint longer than 15 games for the slugging first baseman. Howard will......
  • Brown had a moment of uncertainty when he walked into Manuel's office

     
    When Dom Brown was called into Charlie Manuel’s office and saw Ruben Amaro Jr. standing alongside his manager, the Phillies left fielder had only one thing on his mind. “Once I got called in the office I was thinking about......
  • The Phillies choice for Friday will be ...

     
    Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Monday night in San Francisco that Roy Halladay's replacement, at least for the short term, would come from within the organization, although he will continue to work the phones in search of a veteran arm in...
  • Dallas Green to make appearance in Reading Friday ...

     
    One of the most select clubs in Philadelphia sports history is managers who have led the Phillies to a World Series title. One's still working. The other will be in Reading Friday night. Dallas Green, who led the 1980 Phillies to a World Series win over...
  • Amaro leaning toward buying now

     
    Predicting how and when things are going to happen regarding the trade deadline is about as difficult as predicting a few days in advance when a thunderstorm is going to hit. It hasn’t been easy lately. One thing seems almost......
  • Darin Ruf: Surprise, surprise

     
    Call it the surprise of the year for Darin Ruf. As Ruf was walking through the food room grabbing a drink this afternoon, he heard Juan Samuel call his name. “He told me I was playing right field and I......
  • Amaro not happy with offense; Lannan won't be back in 15 days

     
    Maybe it was wishful thinking on John Lannan’s part. About an hour after Lannan told reporters he thought his trip to the disabled list would be limited to 15 days, manager Charlie Manuel and GM Ruben Amaro Jr. said the......
  • Amaro hopes Howard returns this year, but nothing is certain

     
    Maybe this is what Ryan Howard needs to get some of his power back. The Phillies first baseman has a medial meniscus tear in his left knee. Arthroscopic surgery will keep him out six to eight weeks. “I'm encouraged,” general......
  • Utley could be a Phillie for five more years

     
    So we were already pretty sure Chase Utley would be here for the next two years, and we thought the third year was a good possibility too. The Phillies finally officially announced the second baseman's contract extension, and surprised many......