| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:03 AM
Cole Hamels. Ryan Howard. Chase Utley. Jonathan Papelbon.
Will they all still be in a Phillies uniform when the club reports to Clearwater in less than a month for spring training?
That's the golden question right now and with each passing moment,...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 6:20 PM
As teams move through the offseason and head into spring training, all are equal in the standings and there's typically hope.
For the recently successful ones, hope that they can repeat or build off of last season. For the ones coming off forgettable...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 12:49 PM
It's no secret that one of the top priorities for the Philadelphia Phillies this offseason is making sure Ryan Howard is not on the roster come April 6 when they open the season against the Boston Red Sox.
The Phillies have been wrestling with the...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 5:50 PM
As if finding a suitor for Ryan Howard and at least part of the $60 million remaining on his contract doesn't pose enough of a challenge for the rebuilding Phillies, general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. is apparently limited in the teams with which he could...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:32 AM
It took over a week for the final word to come, but Jimmy Rollins is now officially a Los Angeles Dodger.
The Phillies announced the deal Friday morning which sent the 36-year-old shortstop west along with cash for two minor league pitching prospects....
| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:29 AM
The Padres have had discussions about trading for San Diego native Cole Hamels with new outfielder Wil Myers as potential bait, according to a baseball source.
The Padres have been baseball's busiest team since the Winter Meetings ended in San Diego...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 3:20 PM
The latest move in the Phillies' effort to rebuild came Wednesday when they traded veteran outfielder Marlon Byrd and cash considerations to the Cincinnati Reds for right-handed pitching prospect Ben Lively.
Lively, 22 and a 2013 fourth-round draft pick,...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 11:33 PM
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MLB Team Report - Philadelphia Phillies - INSIDE PITCH
The Philadelphia Phillies finally are embarking upon a long-overdue rebuild of an aging and recently ineffective nucleus.
The dismantling of the roster started with the...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 6:36 PM
The next time that Jimmy Rollins walks through the front door at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia and — to borrow an old Rollins line — "represents the P" instead of wearing Dodger blue or some other color that he may adorn in the twilight...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:07 PM
PHOENIX — Whether by striking early or by reeling in an pre-Christmas gift, the Phillies under general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. have never lacked for drama during baseball's hot-stove season.
In an attempt to extend (and later, pry open) the window...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 7:15 AM
We are about halfway through the postseason awards season, and despite this being their most successful season in 17 years, the Orioles have considerably less hardware than they did last season.
The week began with shortstop J.J. Hardy, center fielder...