Oct 092010
Rumor: Phillies adviser Pat Gillick wants to be a GM again

by Justin Adkins: We’re hearing whispers that former Phillies general manager (and current adviser to the President and GM) Pat Gillick is interested in returning to the game in his former capacity. The rumor is that Gillick wants to be a general manager again, and that he wants to work for a West coast team.   Gillick’s [More…]

Jul 212010
Latest Trade Rumor: Phillies in discussions with Rays and Astros

by Justin Adkins The most recent chatter regarding the Phillies quest to add pitching and/or trade Jayson Werth is that discussions are ongoing with the Tampa Bay Rays. The idea is that the Rays, who want a bat to add to their lineup, will get Werth and then in turn send prospects to Houston, who [More…]

Jul 212010
Sources: Phils in Talks for Roy Oswalt

July 21 AOL Fanhouse “The Phillies and Astros were said to be working on a trade that would send Roy Oswalt to Philadelphia, two major-league sources told FanHouse on Tuesday night, although the deal would then require Oswalt’s approval. One source described the talks as “heavy.” Houston “may be close to putting the ball in [More…]

Jul 082010
RUMOR: Phillies are actively trying to trade Jayson Werth

by Justin Adkins Per Buster Olney’s Twitter feed, The Phillies are actively looking to trade outfielder Jayson Werth, supposedly looking for trade partners interested in acquiring the pending free agent. There is no mention of what the Phillies are looking for in return. The team would most likely use Werth in an effort to obtain more [More…]