Jul 282013
 
Phillies 2013 Trade Deadline Preview - Boston Red Sox Prospects

It seemed like the Red Sox were set for a long rebuild when they traded Adrian Gonzalez, Carl Crawford and Josh Beckett to the Dodgers last July on their way to their worst season since 1965.  Instead, they spent big on a couple free agents, and they’ve found themselves back in first place for most [More…]

Jul 282013
 
Phillies 2013 Trade Deadline Preview - Baltimore Orioles Prospects, plus Phils sign Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez

Last week, the Phillies surprised probably everyone when they signed Cuban defector Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez to a six year contract guaranteed to be worth $48 million.  This is 40 times more than their previous record for signing an international free agent, so it’s obvious they feel that adding him really improves the organization.  I question [More…]