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…]

Jul 292011
Phillies Trade Rumors: Hunter Pence heating up; Carlos Quentin a possibility?

With the MLB trade deadline a couple days away, the Phillies as a subject are leading the charge when it comes to trade rumors.  Will they trade for that right handed bat that’s desperately needed?  If so, will they have to include prized prospect Domonic Brown in the deal?  Carlos Beltran is now a Giant, [More…]

Jul 232011
Phillies Runaround: Hamels dominant vs Padres; Lidge back; Pence rumors; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Phillies beat the heat, Padres with a cool Cole July 23 Allentown Morning Call Neither one of the hottest days in Philadelphia history nor the San Diego Padres bothered Cole Hamels on Friday night.  Cole kept things cool with eight [More…]