The Philadelphia Phillies have been unsuccessful at finding anyone to take Ryan Howard off their hands, but general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. doesn't sound like he's going to keep the 35-year-old first baseman around much longer. Speaking...Show More Summary
A Philadelphia talk radio host mocked a cancer victim – who happens to also be an enthusiastic Philadelphia Phillies fan – on his show on Tuesday, remarking that her favorite player may not even be on the team next year, and wonder aloud...Show More Summary
A cancer patient who appeared on Ellen attracted the ill-chosen words and attitude of a Philadelphia talk radio host. WPHT AM yapper Chris Stigall took to the flagship station of the Philadelphia Phillies this week to mock Julie Kramer, a young woman battling cancer, after her national appearance onEllen alongside Phillies star second basemanChase Utley. The [...]
The Dodgers acquired second baseman Howie Kendrick from the Los Angeles Angels and were working to obtain shortstop Jimmy Rollins from the Philadelphia Phillies in a remake of their middle infield.
The Philadelphia Phillies have traded shortstop Jimmy Rollins to the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to several reports.
As the Dodgers neared a deal to acquire shortstop Jimmy Rollins from the Philadelphia Phillies, they traded All-Star second baseman Dee Gordon and starting pitcher Dan Haren to the Miami Marlins in exchange for four players.
On the heels of another solid season for the Philadelphia Phillies, relief pitcher Antonio Bastardo has been moved to the Pittsburgh Pirates. In return, the Phillies acquired J oely Rodriguez, a minor league arm. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports passed along the news of the trade: Bastardo, 29, has spent the last six years with the Phillies. Show More Summary
The Dodgers appeared close to securing a shortstop on Wednesday, moving toward acquiring three-time All-Star Jimmy Rollins from the rebuilding Philadelphia Phillies.
The Philadelphia Phillies have resisted the urge to become sellers long past the sell-buy date for their core players, but that pattern seems to have changed with Jimmy Rollins reportedly being dealt. General manager Ruben Amaro hasShow More Summary
One of the most improved broadcast teams in all of baseball during the 2014 season belonged to the Philadelphia Phillies. Heading into the season, CSN Philly revamped their booth, ousting long-time broadcasters Gary Matthews and Chris Wheeler. Show More Summary
The sweepstakes for Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas is down to four teams, writes Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com, with the Philadelphia Phillies, San Diego Padres, Atlanta Braves and San Francisco Giants all in the mix. However, the last...Show More Summary
Both teams have the resources and the need to bring the Cuban sensation into the fold. The Philadelphia Phillies and San Francisco Giants are the front-runners for free-agent outfielder Yasmany Tomas, according to Baseball America's Ben Badler. The Phillies might be the leading candidate to sign Tomas, per Badler. Show More Summary
Altered photos on baseball cards for the masses. Who is he? Brett Myers was a serviceable member of the Philadelphia Phillies rotation for the better part of last decade (whatever we are calling that). He was a member of the World Series winning 2008 team, though he struggled for much of the season and lost his only World Series start. Show More Summary
The Philadelphia Phillies are telling anybody who will listen that Ryan Howard is available. However, given the first baseman's massive contract and poor performance, offloading him will be much easier said than done. USA Today's Bob...Show More Summary
The Boston Red Sox have been viewed as a potential landing spot for Philadelphia Phillies ace for months. There's just one problem: Hamels' contract specifically forbids the Phillies from trading him to Boston without his permission....Show More Summary
Cliff Lee has been a part of four different blockbuster trades, three of which he was the centerpiece of. The Cleveland Indians shipped Lee to the Philadelphia Phillies at the 2009 trade deadline before Philly flipped him to Seattle the following offseason. Show More Summary
Cuban star Yasmany Tomas is sure to be one of the hottest names on the MLB free-agent market this winter, and the Philadelphia Phillies reportedly intend to land him. According to Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com, the Phillies are "all over" the 23-year-old outfielder and third baseman. Show More Summary
The right-hander is now a free agent and hopes to pitch for a contender next season. A.J. Burnett has declined his option with the Philadelphia Phillies and is now a free agent, the team announced Monday night. Burnett held a $12.75 million player option for the 2015 season but has decided to enter free agency instead. Show More Summary
The Philadelphia Phillies' aging roster isn't making things easy for the front office, so it's not clear how active the team will be this offseason. Philadelphia was expected to be one of the most active teams at the trade deadline back in July. Show More Summary
Former Chicago White Sox player Paul Konerko and Jimmy Rollins of the Philadelphia Phillies were named co-winners of the Roberto Clemente Award on Friday for their community work.