Oct 262010
Phillies Runaround - 10.26.10; Amaro, Rollins, lame Werth puns...

October 26: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from around the web… Werth, Amaro in same ballpark; can they get on same page? October 26 Philadelphia Daily News: “FROM THE SAME podium, 2 hours apart, two men did their best to frame the negotiations. First came the general manager, putting the onus on his free agents’ [More…]

Oct 252010
Amaro says Phils want Werth and can re-sign him

October 25 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. knew as soon as he sat down for his season-ending news conference where the initial questions were headed. “Shoot, ask whatever Werth questions.” Amaro said the Phillies want Jayson Werth to return and have enough money to re-sign him, but said that will “depend on [More…]

Sep 282010
Amaro on Phillies' 2010: From Cliff Lee to Champagne

September 28 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Rich Hofmann: “In many ways, the fourth time for the Phillies has been the most complicated. The ending looked familiar enough last night, with plastic sheeting covering their lockers and alcohol being wasted wantonly, but this National League East title was never entirely predictable; well, not until they set September [More…]

Jul 202010
Ruben Amaro quotes from 7/20 Daily News Live appearance

by Justin Adkins Thanks to SixerLed3 on the PSC Phillies board for compiling this list of Phillies GM Ruben Amaro’s comments from his appearance on Comcast Sportsnet’s Daily News Live today… “Well right now Andrew is going to be coming in basically as a guy who can pick up some innings in case we have [More…]

Jul 122010
Amaro's lucky Lee was dealt to an AL team

July 12 Camden Courier-Post columnist Martin Frank “Somewhere, Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro was breathing a sigh of relief Friday, when pitcher Cliff Lee was traded to the Texas Rangers. His worst nightmare was averted when Lee went to Texas instead of to a divisional rival such as the New York Mets. Even the proposed deal [More…]