Trade Talk Tracker: Phillies want to move Ryan Howard; Yanks land another arm
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The Stew's Trade Talk Tracker follows the juiciest rumors in MLB until the non-waiver trade deadline on July 31. We'll give you the day's most important links about who may (or may not) be changing teams soon. DONE DEAL: The Yankees acquired lefty Chris…Upvote Share Tweet
Madison Bumgarner Can Dominate Without You Even Noticingdeadspin.com 8 hours agoLast night's game between the Giants and Phillies was interrupted by a rain delay in the 4th inning that lasted nearly an hour. Under normal circumstances, this would have been a good time to just abandon watching the game altogether, but Madison Bumgar…Upvote Share TweetCole Hamels pitched eight strong innings and Chase Utley had a tiebreaking RBI single in the fifth inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jul 24 (yesterday)Hunter Pence drove in all of San Francisco's runs with a double in the ninth and Madison Bumgarner pitched eight scoreless innings to lead the Giants to a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
It's Time Again To Enjoy Miserable Phillies Fans In Extreme Slow Motiondeadspin.com Jul 24 (yesterday)Jonathan Papelbon shit the bed again tonight, earning another loss and blowing his second game in as many days. A while back, we presented some Phillies fans watching the game slip away in extreme slow motion . You seemed to like it, so we did it again …Upvote Share Tweet
First career save gives Lincecum rare featMLB.com Jul 23 (yesterday)With the Giants having exhausted their bullpen, in terms of manpower and energy, Tim Lincecum stepped forward to record the final two outs and earn his first Major League save in Tuesday night's 9-6, 14-inning victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.Upvote Share Tweet
Crawford's big hit in 14th wins it for GiantsMLB.com Jul 23 (yesterday)Playing their longest game of the season, both in innings and in duration, the Giants outlasted the Philadelphia Phillies, 9-6, on Tuesday as Brandon Crawford's bases-loaded double sparked a tiebreaking, four-run rally in the 14th inning.Upvote Share Tweet
No rush for Phillies to make tradesphilly.com Jul 23 (yesterday)History shows that the market could produce more value in the offseason.Upvote Share Tweet
Ruf returns to Phillies as Mayberry goes on DLMLB.com Jul 22 (2 days ago)After a short stint in the Majors earlier this year, Darin Ruf was granted another crack at big league action after the Phillies recalled him from Triple-A Lehigh Valley before Tuesday's game vs. the Giants.Upvote Share TweetYour browser does not support iframes. The best gas Cliff Lee displayed all night in his return to the Philadelphia Phillies rotation didn't materialize until he signed off from a postgame interview. In his first start since May 18 because of a sore elb…Upvote Share Tweet
Cliff Lee Was Bad And Then Farteddeadspin.com Jul 22 (3 days ago)The trade deadline is but nine days away, and one of the big names that's almost certainly on the market—if anyone wants him—is Phillies starter Cliff Lee. Lee made his return to the mound yesterday after more than two months on the DL, and everything w…Upvote Share Tweetphilly.com Jul 22 (3 days ago)Chase Utley's willingness to stay with a rebuilding Phillies team over going to a contender is extraordinary.Upvote Share TweetAdam Duvall hit a two-run homer to spoil Cliff Lee's return from the disabled list and the San Francisco Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 on Monday night.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)The Giants settled for one run in the second inning of Monday night's series opener against the Philadelphia Phillies after a replay review confirmed that Michael Morse was legitimately tagged out at home plate. Another replay review was called for with…Upvote Share TweetThe Phillies have activated pitcher Cliff Lee, infielder Reid Brignac and catcher Wil Nieves from the disabled list.Upvote Share Tweet
The Phillies Spent Their Rain Delay Playing Bullpen Boccedeadspin.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)The Phillies waited out a one-hour, 39-minute rain delay in Atlanta yesterday, and some bored souls out in the visitors' bullpen managed to pass the time with a few games of baseball bocce. God bless whoever invented the sphere.Read more...Upvote Share TweetTommy La Stella drove in three runs and Chris Johnson hit a two-run homer to back Alex Wood and help the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-2 Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Inside the Phillies: Trading Lee would hardly guarantee a big returnphilly.com Jul 20 (5 days ago)ATLANTA - The last time the Phillies were pressured into trading Cliff Lee, they emerged with Phillippe Aumont, Tyson Gillies, and J.C. Ramirez. There is no such mandate to jettison Lee at this moment, not when the lefthander languished for two months w…Upvote Share Tweet
Big night from offense moves Nats back into firstMLB.com Jul 19 (5 days ago)The Nationals are back in a first-place tie with the Braves. Washington pounded the Brewers, 8-3, at Nationals Park on Saturday night while the Braves were edged by the Phillies, 2-1, at Turner Field.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Jul 19 (5 days ago)Cole Hamels held the Braves to four hits through seven innings, Jimmy Rollins hit a two-run homer, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat Atlanta 2-1 on Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Clutch two-out knocks lift Braves to open second halfMLB.com Jul 19 (6 days ago)In a tight race with the Nationals atop the NL East, the Braves opened up the second half playing postseason-minded baseball. Atlanta tallied nine two-out hits in a 6-4 win against the Phillies on Friday night at Turner Field.Upvote Share Tweet
Hamels Outduels HudsonJul 24Cole Hamels struck out ten batters and surrendered only one run in the Phillies 2-1 win over the Giants.
Pence's Three-Run TripleJul 23The Giants' Hunter Pence belted a three-run triple to break open a scoreless game in the ninth inning and give San Francisco a 3-0 lead.
Pence, Giants Top PhilliesJul 23After a 59-minute rain delay in the fourth inning, Hunter Pence's bases-clearing double in the ninth lifted the Giants to a 3-1 win over the Phillies.
Giants Win In ExtrasJul 22Brandon Crawford's bases-clearing double in the 14th inning gave the Giants the lead, and Tim Lincecum picked up his first career save as the Giants beat the Phillies 9-6.
Cavs still out front in Love talks, sources sayJul 25The Cleveland Cavaliers cannot officially trade Andrew Wiggins before Aug. 23 but remain the closest thing to a front-runner in the trade sweepstakes for the Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Love, according to sources close to the process.
Point guard Jameer Nelson signs with Dallas MavericksJul 24Veteran point guard Jameer Nelson signed with the Dallas Mavericks, the team announced Thursday.
Sources: Wall added to U.S. World Cup campJul 24Washington Wizards guard John Wall has accepted USA Basketball's invitation to attend its training camp next week in Las Vegas, according to sources close to the situation.
Five Things I Think I Think: New York GiantsJul 24.