Philadelphia Phillies News and Rumors
Michael Saunders is heading to Philadelphia. (Getty Images/Matthew Hazlett) Few teams understand exactly where they are in their contention cycle more than the Philadelphia Phillies. They proved as much Monday, reportedly agreeing to a one-year deal wit…Share Tweet
MLB.com 3 hours agoRoman Quinn lifted up the netting to step inside the hitting cage Monday afternoon at the Ryan Howard Training Center. A boy with a bat in his hands patiently stood next to the practice tee. Quinn worked with the boy and other area youth playing through…Share Tweet
Brookover: Now Phillies have farmhands worth tutoringphilly.com Jan 15 (yesterday)If you're looking for a road map as to how the Phillies decayed into such a dreadful state following five straight National League East titles, the team's annual January seminar for some of its most valued minor-leaguers is a pretty good one.Share Tweet
Source: Galvis, Phillies agree to one-year dealMLB.com Jan 12 (4 days ago)A source told MLB.com on Thursday afternoon that the Phillies and Freddy Galvis have agreed to a one-year, $4.35 million contract to avoid salary arbitration.Share Tweet
Ford: Is Dylan Cozens the slugger Phillies are waiting for?philly.com Jan 11 (5 days ago)There is a lot about the game of baseball that Phillies outfield prospect Dylan Cozens still needs to learn, a fact he readily embraces. Cozens does have one thing figured out, though.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 11 (5 days ago)Mickey Moniak, the Philadelphia Phillies’ first overall selection in 2016 MLB draft, smiles during a baseball news conference, knowing that his friend will have to get his signature tattooed on his behind. (AP Photo) When you want to celebrate an import…Share Tweet
Kern: When the Flyers turned us into winnersphilly.com Jan 9 (7 days ago)GROWING UP in Northeast Philly, I played everything. Football, basketball, baseball. Only trouble was, all I knew as a young fan were bad times. The Eagles stunk. So did the Sixers. Ditto the Phillies. Then, in 1967, we had something else - the Flyers. …Share Tweet
Phils interested in free agents Moss, SaundersMLB.com Jan 3The Phillies just might find another hitter before Spring Training. Sources told MLB.com on Tuesday that the Phillies remain interested in and have maintained contact with free-agent outfielders Brandon Moss and Michael Saunders. The Phillies also have …Share Tweet
MacPhail pleased with Phillies offseason inroadsMLB.com Dec 20, 2016It's been a busy offseason for the Phillies, but team president Andy MacPhail is happy with the progress the team has made to improve the roster and give the team flexibility for the future.Share TweetIn a move that is notable mostly because it will shut up Red Sox fans just a little bit, the Sox have traded embattled pitcher Clay Buchholz to the Phillies for Josh Tobias, a prospect you’ve never heard of. Read more...Share TweetIt was a real concern for the Phillies in the middle of last season that Odubel Herrera seemed to become complacent once he was named to the All-Star Game.Share TweetMLB.com Dec 14, 2016The Phillies have their utility infielder for 2017.Share Tweet
Gelb: Phillies will go big-market again soon - just not in 2017philly.com Dec 9, 2016OXON HILL, Md. - The Rule 5 draft ended last Thursday morning, someone played that song from The Karate Kid on speakers in a large ballroom, and baseball fled the annual winter meetings. Dave Dombrowski, the Red Sox general manager who traded for the be…Share TweetOXON HILL, Md. - Like every other team in our win-deprived city, the Phillies have a plan that requires a long process and a ton of patience. It was clear long before they arrived at these winter meetings in the shadow of our nation's capital that the w…Share Tweet
Phillies unlikely to participate in Rule 5 DraftMLB.com Dec 7, 2016The Phillies have a full complement of players on their 40-man roster, so they are not expected to select anybody in Thursday's Rule 5 Draft. It would be the first time that has happened since 2011.Share Tweet
Phillies' everyday 1B job belongs to JosephMLB.com Dec 6, 2016The Phillies are prepared to turn Tommy Joseph loose in 2017.Share TweetMLB.com Dec 6, 2016Joaquin Benoit became the newest member of the Phillies bullpen on Tuesday.Share Tweet
Phillies Temporarily Shut Down LeeMar 8Jerry Crasnick breaks down the latest on Cliff Lee, who has been temporarily shut down by the Phillies after feeling renewed discomfort in his pitching elbow.
A-Rod Singles In First At-BatMar 4Yankees DH Alex Rodriguez singled to left field in his first at-bat since he was suspended by the league for use of performance-enhancing drugs.
A-Rod Singles In Yankees' LossMar 4Alex Rodriguez went 1-for-2 with a walk in his first baseball game in nearly 18 months as the Phillies beat the Yankees 3-1.
Hamels Focused On Playing BaseballMar 3Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels talks to Britt McHenry about dealing with trade talk and how the team is in transition.