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  • Dan Duquette has fifth highest winning percentage among 2012 GMs

    Dan Duquette has fifth highest winning percentage among 2012 GMs
    When Dan Duquette was hired roughly a year ago as the club’s executive vice president, the Orioles pointed to his impressive track record in the past with the Montreal Expos and Boston Red Sox. He was in charge of some very good teams –...
  • Roster move made; Another TV schedule change

     
    An usual thing happened today ... right-hander reliever Brian Schlitter was sent back to the Chicago Cubs. Schlitter was claimed off waivers by the Yankees on Jan. 5. The Yankees released him shortly thereafter, only to be claimed by the......
  • Galvis suspended 50 games

     
    This is the last thing the Phillies needed. Freddy Galvis has been suspended by MLB for 50 games after testing positive for a banned substance. In a statement, the second baseman, who is on the disabled list with a pars......
  • An extra player being added for Sunday's games?

     
    Cliff Lee’s scheduled start got pushed back until Sunday, and he’s not happy about it. The Phillies left-hander threw what turned out to be a bullpen session of somewhere between 30-45 pitches in anticipation of Friday night’s game...
  • Left-hander added to roster after Qualls is designated for assignment

     
    Maybe your concerns when the game is turned over to the bullpen will be more manageable. A day after the Phillies sent LHP Joe Savery to Triple-A Lehigh Valley and called up RHP Brian Sanches, the Phillies designated Chad Qualls......
  • REHAB WEEK COMES TO AN END FOR IRONPIGS ...

     
    Chase Utley, here and gone. Ryan Howard, here and gone. it shouldn't surprise anyone that Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. told the beat writers in New York that Ryan Howard "would likely" rejoin the team Friday night when Atlanta comes to...
  • Lidge could have a new home soon

     
    If even for a second you thought that Brad Lidge would come back to Philadelphia and pitch for the team's struggling bullpen, cross his name on your list. Pitching coach Rich Dubee and GM Ruben Amaro Jr. both said this......
  • UPDATE: IRONPIGS GET BROWN'S BAT BACK ... BUT FOR HOW LONG?

     
    As epected, Dom Brown was activated off the disabled list and should be in the line-up tonight when the IronPigs begin a four-game series at Durham. The injury-plagued outfielder, who has missed 30 games since suffering a right knee sprain on June 14, was...
  • Hamels inks 6-year deal with Phillies

     
    UPDATE, 10:01 A.M.: The deal is official -- Phillies SVP and GM Ruben Amaro, Jr. announced that Hamels has signed a six-year extention worth $144 million. The deal keeps Hamels with the team through 2018, with a club/vesting option for......
  • PURCEY STEPPING IN FOR ROSENBERG; COULD CLOYD GET AN AUDITION WITH PHILLIES? ...

     
    Ah, life in the minors ... Ryne Sandberg woke up this morning expecting to send B.J. Rosenberg to the mound at McCoy Stadium tonight against Pawtucket. Instead, he put the right hander on a plane to Philadelphia. The Phillies called up Rosenberg to...
  • SCHWIMER WONDERS WHAT THE FUSS WAS ALL ABOUT; ELARTON STEPS IN FOR CLOYD ...

     
    Michael Schwimer doesn't understand what all the media and fan fuss is about. The Phillies/IronPigs relief pitcher said he informed the organization last Thursday, the day he was optioned back to the minors, that he was going to seek a second medical...