Jul 292011
 
Phillies Trade Rumors: Phillies and Astros working towards deal for Hunter Pence

UPDATE 4:  Deal is done.  Phillies get Hunter Pence in trade with Astros for minor league prospects pitcher Jarred Cosart and first baseman Jonathan Singleton and two players to be named later, said to be lesser prospects.  Pence pulled from Astros game, getting hugs.  Singleton pulled from game in Clearwater.  Great job, Rube. UPDATE 3:  Rosenthal tweets [More…]

Jul 292011
 
Phillies Trade Rumors: Hunter Pence, Domonic Brown, the Astros, and the Yankees?

OK, things are starting to get a little cracy.  Jayson Stark of ESPN is reporting that the Phillies are willing to trade Domonic Brown to the Astros for Hunter Pence.  That in itself is surprising since it makes no sense to trade Brown, the Phillies most prized prospect with tons of upside.  Without him the [More…]