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 292011
 
Phillies Runaround: Drop series to Giants; trade rumors; Oswalt; Polanco; more...

Kendrick pitches well but the offense stinks Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Phillies fall to Giants to snap series win streak July 29 CSN Philly Winning, like beauty, has a way of hiding certain flaws. And with a 65-39 record, nine straight series victories and [More…]

Jul 272011
 
Phillies Runaround: Worley tosses first career complete game; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Homers back Worley’s first complete game July 27 phillies.com PHILADELPHIA — Vance Worley pitched a career-high eight innings in the suffocating heat and humidity last week at Wrigley Field, and nobody wanted to see how he responded in his next [More…]

Jul 262011
 
Phillies Trade Rumors: BJ Upton; Jason Giambi; Ryan Ludwick

There are a few new names to add to the ever churning Phillies trade rumor mill.  The first one comes from the New York Post’s Joel Sherman, who tweets that the Phillies are interested in Tampa Bay Rays outfielder BJ Upton.  Upton is a talented player but has regressed a bit since putting up career numbers in [More…]

Jul 262011
 
Phillies Runaround: Padres smack Lee; Lidge; Polanco; Giants; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Lee voices frustration in being pulled after 4 innings in 5-4 loss to Padres July 26 Allentown Morning Call Cliff Lee wanted a chance to redeem himself, a chance to show everyone he could bounce back and hold the Padres [More…]

Jul 232011
 
Phillies Trade Rumors: Heath Bell and Mike Adams

One of the many swirling trade rumors going around has the Phillies talking to the San Diego Padres about reliever Mike Adams and closer Heath Bell.  Adams has been great for years and is under team control for next year making him more than just a half-season rental.  That said, it’s unlikely the Phillies would [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…]