1. Patience Is Needed as Phillies Clear out Inventory

    When the Phillies decided to make it known that Cole Hamels could be had in lieu of any big-market teams falling short while trying to sign a pitching ace in free agency, any front ...

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  2. Darin Ruf Hopes to Prove His Potential Regardless of Role

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  3. Prospect Franco Rips Through Dominican Winter League

    Third baseman Maikel Franco, the Phillies ' No. 3 prospect, was one of the hottest hitters throughout the winter ball playoffs in his native Dominican Republic...

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  4. Vesting Option Makes Phillies' Jonathan Papelbon Difficult to Trade

    The Phillies do not currently owe closer Jonathan Papelbon any money in 2016; Papelbon's $13 million vesting option for that season will become guaranteed only if he finishes 48 games in '15...

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  5. Maybe, Just Maybe, the 2015 Phillies Won't Be so Bad

    It's only January, but it's way easier to find outlets that predict the Phillies will be the worst team in baseball than it is to find someone who thinks they're capable of winning even 80 games in 2015...

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  6. Trading Papelbon, Rollins, Byrd, and Bastardo for Yoan Moncada

    As you may have read, the Phillies are reportedly discussing a trade that would send Jonathan Papelbon to the Brewers ...

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  7. Three Years of Rebuilding Would Be Too Long for Phillies

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  8. How Far Will Phils Go to Trade Papelbon? Follow the Money

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  9. Ryne Sandberg Admits to Problems in Phillies Clubhouse Last Year

    You don't need us to rattle off the things that were wrong with the Philadelphia Phillies last year, we all know the major one — underperforming veterans who were getting paid way too much...

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  10. Report: Phillies Have Strong Interest in FA Billingsley

    The Phillies are showing serious interest in free-agent right-hander Chad Billingsley, a major-league source tells CSNPhilly.com...

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  11. How Far Away Are the Phillies?

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  12. Amaro: Phils Feel No Pressure to Trade Cole Hamels

    Phillies GM Ruben Amaro Jr. traded veteran shortstop Jimmy Rollins and apparently felt the need to take over as the team's prognosticator in his absence, declaring the Phillies the ...

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  13. Revere out to Become More Than Just a Singles Hitter

    READING - Ben Revere was part of the contingent charged with selling the Phillies ' rebuilding plan during the team's winter banquet stop inside a Reading hotel Tuesday night...

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  14. Projecting Which Levels the Phillies' Prospects Begin the Season

    The first question to emerge from a group of reporters and cameramen huddled around Ruben Amaro Jr. Tuesday night at the Reading Crowne Plaza came from a local news outlet...

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  15. Giles' Transformation into All-Around Pitcher

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  16. Did Amaro Screw Up Hamels to Rangers Deal?

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  17. Cole Hamels and the Going Rate of a Big League Ace

    Pitchers and catchers will take part in their first official workout in Clearwater, Fla. four weeks from tomorrow...

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  18. Plenty of Flexibility in Phillies' Outfield Picture

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  19. Max Scherzer Helps the Cole Hamels Trade Market

    Yesterday morning, the Washington Nationals signed free agent pitcher Max Scherzer to a 7 year, $210 million contract, the largest in baseball history for a right handed pitcher...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 days ago 89 reads 0 comments

  20. #OnDeck: Phillies should, unfortunately, follow Cardinals' example

    This bustling MLB offseason kicked off one sad little afternoon in mid-November, when the Braves suddenly traded their star right fielder, Jason Heyward, to the Cardinals for Shelby Miller...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 days ago 53 reads 0 comments

  21. Phillies Notes: Phils GM: Domonic Brown Likely to Play Right Field

    In the hours after he dealt Marlon Byrd to the Cincinnati Reds on New Year's Eve, Ruben Amaro Jr. mentioned the likely possibility of Domonic Brown this season moving from left field back to right field...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 9 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  22. Progress of Prospects Will Define Phillies' Season

    From the day Pat Gillick first said the Phillies were taking a step back and probably would not contend for several seasons.....

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  23. Phils Avoid Arbitration with Brown, Revere

    A little more than 2 weeks after trading away Marlon Byrd, the Phillies agreed to terms with their other two starting outfielders from the 2014 season on Friday, avoiding arbitration...

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  24. Rollins Gone, Heir Apparent Crawford Not Feeling Pressure

    PHILADELPHIA -- J.P. Crawford has been the Phillies ' shortstop of the future ever since he joined the organization as a first-round pick in the 2013 First-Year Player Draft. The future seems a lot closer now that Jimmy Rollins is out of the picture...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 12 days ago 28 reads 0 comments

  25. Top Prospect J.P. Crawford Ready for Roller-Coaster Ride

    Before the Phillies ' shortstops of past and future were no longer part of the same organization, J.P. Crawford had a couple of opportunities to chat with Jimmy Rollins...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 13 days ago 24 reads 0 comments