1. MLB Trade Rumors: Updates on Jeff Samardzija, Cliff Lee and More

    At this point of the MLB season, it's all about spring training as players get tuned up for 2014 in Arizona and Florida...

    Alex Espinoza Written by Alex Espinoza about 1 month ago 4,549 reads 1 comments

  2. Grading Philadelphia Phillies' Moves so Far This Offseason

    Philadelphia Phillies fans have been reduced to being thankful for potentially disastrous moves the team did not make...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 4 months ago 5,376 reads 6 comments

  3. Best Potential Trade Packages and Landing Spots for Cliff Lee, Cole Hamels

    The Philadelphia Phillies rebuild, it would appear, is on. Following a lengthy stretch of success during which they won five straight National League East division crowns and the ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 51,700 reads 109 comments

  4. Philadelphia Phillies: Would Cliff Lee-Matt Kemp Trade Make Sense?

    Now that baseball is in the thick of the winter meetings, rumors and potential signings and trades will be heard out the wazoo...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 4 months ago 3,688 reads 30 comments

  5. Philadelphia Phillies' 5 Most Tradeable Assets for the 2013-14 Offseason

    Philadelphia Phillies fans who watched the Boston Red Sox , American League Eastern Division laughingstocks in 2012, win the 2013 World Series cannot help but think, "Hey, that ...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 6 months ago 4,245 reads 16 comments

  6. MLB Team-by-Team MVPs

    The 2013 MLB season is over (wait, really?). Actually, the League Championship Series rounds are underway, meaning we're about a month away from the annual BBWAA awards...

    Michael Seff Written by Michael Seff about 6 months ago 165 reads 0 comments

  7. Fan Appreciation Day at Citizens Bank Park Feels More Like "Closing Time"

    " Closing time /Open all the doors and let you out into the world." By great planning or dumb luck, the Philadelphia Phillies had Cliff Lee set to take the ball for Fan Appreciation Day (Sep...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 7 months ago 1,470 reads 4 comments

  8. "Hamels, Lee, Then Turn and Flee" a New Take on Old Rhyme for Phillies Fans

    Like so many great lines, "Spahn and Sain and pray for rain" is actually a misquote. Millions of people misquote "Casablanca" every day when they say "play it again, Sam...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 7 months ago 1,370 reads 1 comments

  9. Best Active MLB Players Who Have Never Won a Title

    Every player’s goal is to help their team win a World Series. Unfortunately, even some of the best players never experience the glory of being crowned champions and boasting a diamond-studded ring...

    Ben Berkon Written by Ben Berkon about 8 months ago 2,100 reads 15 comments

  10. Phillies Trade Rumors: Philadelphia Wise to Put Very High Price on Cliff Lee

    By placing such a high trade cost for teams attempting to deal for former Cy Young Award-winner Cliff Lee , the Philadelphia Phillies are putting themselves in a win-win situation ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 months ago 2,544 reads 9 comments

  11. MLB Rumors: Examining the Hottest Potential Deals as Deadline Nears

    Rumors and speculation are at the forefront of the Major League Baseball world this week, as the July 31, non-waiver trade deadline approaches on 4 p.m. ET Wednesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 3,679 reads 7 comments

  12. Phillies Trade Rumors: Latest Info on Players Who Might Be Dealt

    The Philadelphia Phillies have lost eight games in a row. They have slipped to 11.5 games behind the Atlanta Braves in the National League East. There's no question, then, they should be in selling mode...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 9 months ago 2,696 reads 0 comments

  13. Assembling Perfect Cliff Lee Trade Packages for Top 5 Suitors

    Although the Phillies are reportedly willing to entertain offers for Cliff Lee , they’re asking for the farm in return. According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports , general manager Ruben Amaro Jr...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 9 months ago 9,060 reads 22 comments

  14. 2013 MLB Trade Deadline: Key Moves Philadelphia Phillies Could and Should Make

    As the 2013 Major League Baseball trade deadline is just over 24 hours away, the Philadelphia Phillies have several key decisions to make about some core players on their roster...

    Brandon  Glass Written by Brandon Glass about 9 months ago 1,828 reads 3 comments

  15. Los Angeles Dodgers Trade Rumors: Last-Minute Buzz Ahead of the Deadline

    Don’t expect the Los Angeles Dodgers to make a major splash in this year’s trade market as they did last season. The acquisition of Ricky Nolasco two weeks ago will likely be their biggest move this season...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about 9 months ago 6,491 reads 9 comments

  16. Phillies Trade Rumors: Philladelphia Smart to Shoot for Moon Regarding Cliff Lee

    Cliff Lee is reportedly drawing interest from teams looking to add a starting pitcher for the playoff hunt, but the Philadelphia Phillies have smartly set an exorbitant price their star pitcher...

    Jesse Reed Written by Jesse Reed about 9 months ago 3,088 reads 13 comments

  17. Red Sox Trade Rumors: Boston Must Not Pay King's Ransom for Cliff Lee

    The Boston Red Sox are in hot pursuit of pitching help before the MLB non-waiver trade deadline on Wednesday, July 31, but the franchise would be foolish to meet the demands set for Philadelphia Phillies star Cliff Lee ...

    Jesse Reed Written by Jesse Reed about 9 months ago 4,088 reads 17 comments

  18. Philadelphia Phillies Trade Rumors: Last Minute Buzz Ahead of the Deadline

    As the July 31st trade deadline is less than 48 hours away, the Philadelphia Phillies and GM Ruben Amaro have been making calls and listening to offers on just about every one of the team's top guys...

    Marilee Gallagher Written by Marilee Gallagher about 9 months ago 11,480 reads 2 comments

  19. The 5 Moves Most Likely to Happen Before the MLB Trade Deadline

    With all of the swirling reports on the precipice of the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, sometimes it feels as though every player in baseball has been involved in a trade rumor or two...

    Ben Berkon Written by Ben Berkon about 9 months ago 25,961 reads 12 comments

  20. Phillies' Signing of Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez Means Cliff Lee Not Going Anywhere

    Cuban-born pitcher Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez may not have pitched a single inning in Major League Baseball, but he could be the missing link the Philadelphia Phillies have been looking for...

    Doug Mead Written by Doug Mead about 9 months ago 11,449 reads 28 comments

  21. Breaking Down the 3 Most Likely Cliff Lee Trade Scenarios

    Cliff Lee could be on the trading block after all. The Philadelphia Phillies ' ace has once again found himself among the names being discussed at the MLB trade deadline, according to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN ...

    Josh Schoch Written by Josh Schoch about 9 months ago 18,892 reads 101 comments

  22. 10 Realistic Trades Philadelphia Phillies Could Make at 2013 MLB Trade Deadline

    It's that time of year again, folks. With the Philadelphia Phillies mired in a five-game losing streak and sitting at 49-53, all previous indications that the team would be buyers ...

    Alec Snyder Written by Alec Snyder about 9 months ago 8,892 reads 102 comments

  23. The Los Angeles Dodgers Must Make This Deal Before the Trade Deadline

    The Los Angeles Dodgers don’t appear to need another blockbuster trade to improve their odds of reaching the postseason...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about 9 months ago 6,124 reads 46 comments

  24. Philadelphia Phillies: State of the Franchise at the 2013 Season's 100-Game Mark

    The Philadelphia Phillies are not managed by Bill Parcells, but they are the living embodiment of one of the former National Football League coach's most famous truisms ...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 9 months ago 2,238 reads 9 comments

  25. 2013 NL Cy Young Award: Power Ranking the Candidates Going into the Stretch

    While baseball award predictions are usually thwarted by hot Septembers, cold Septembers and injuries, one cannot deny the fun of it...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about 9 months ago 2,990 reads 2 comments