1. Ruben Amaro's Strategy Will Set Phillies Back for Years

    As NFL free agency gets underway, there has already been a slew of trades that have changed the landscape of the league...

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  2. Minus Stroman, Blue Jays Need Hamels

    Depressing news from Toronto Blue Jays camp: Second-year right-hander Marcus Stroman tore his ACL during fielding practice and will miss the season...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 38 reads 0 comments

  3. Amaro: Lee Injury Doesn't Change Stance on Hamels

    Cliff Lee's season — and possibly his career — is in jeopardy due to a torn flexor tendon in his left elbow, effectively eliminating him as a trade chip for the Phillies and GM Ruben Amaro Jr...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 57 reads 0 comments

  4. Following Progress of Phillies Second-Tier Starters

    CLEARWATER, Fla. - Six days ago, the Phillies were pinning their hopes of being a surprise, sleeper team on the left arm of a man who hadn't thrown in a game since July.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 3 reads 0 comments

  5. Stark: Amaro Sees No Lesson in Lee's Injury

    CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Nick Foles got traded right on out of Philadelphia on Tuesday. And Cole Hamels? Uh, not so much...

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  6. Recovering Billingsley Faces Hitters for 1st Time

    CLEARWATER, Fla. -- The Phillies are not terribly optimistic Cliff Lee can pitch without pain in his left elbow, which makes Chad Billingsley's recovery from a pair of right elbow surgeries even more important...

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  7. 'Smarter' Aaron Harang Sharp in Phillies Spring Debut

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  8. Phillies' Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez Set to Make Spring Debut

    If Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez hopes to win a spot in the back of the Phillies' starting rotation, Tuesday will be his first opportunity to audition for that role...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Cliff Lee Surgery Would Add Pressure on Phillies to Get Cole Hamels Deal Right

    Cliff Lee 's left elbow made it through just one spring training start —and all of two innings— last Thursday before he was shut down the following day with another bout ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 1 month ago 4,564 reads 11 comments

  10. Morgan Seeing Progress After Shoulder Injury

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  11. Former Top Pick Greene Not Reporting to Camp This Year

    Larry Greene was selected with the 39th overall pick in the 2011 draft. The Phillies front office liked the big bodied kid out of Georgia, and saw him as a raw athlete who could bring considerable power to a big league lineup one day...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 184 reads 0 comments

  12. Phillies Notebook: Phillies 'Hopeful' About Utley

    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Chase Utley was not on the team bus for the 96-mile trip yesterday morning to Charlotte Sports Park, spring home of the Tampa Bay Rays . Read more at http://www...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 90 reads 0 comments

  13. Cliff Lee Injury: Updates on Phillies Star's Arm and Return

    Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee underwent evaluation after he felt elbow discomfort in the days following a spring training appearance. It was later revealed he has a tear in his flexor tendon...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 38,504 reads 35 comments

  14. Lee Experiencing Elbow Pain

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  15. Papelbon — Huh, Interesting — Has Nice Showcase vs. Jays

    Veteran closers usually have a tough time building adrenaline in spring training. And when it comes to their first outing of the spring, their yawns usually have more oomph than their fastballs...

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  16. Blue Jays 4, Phillies 2: Offense Struggles Again

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  17. Dozens of Scouts on Hand for Hamels' First Start

    Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels is well aware of the trade speculation that has swirled around him since the start of the offseason...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 851 reads 0 comments

  18. Crashburn Alley – Luis Garcia Is One to Watch This Spring

    By last September, the majority of Phillies fans had understandably shifted their attention to football or bonsai tree pruning or organizing the mysterious kitchen drawer or doing literally anything other than watch hideously awful baseball...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Astros Serve as Warning for Phillies

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  20. Solid Debut: No problems for Cliff Lee in first spring start

    The Houston Astros teed off on a couple of Phillies pitchers Thursday, but Cliff Lee was not one of them.....

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  21. Hamels Focused on Playing Baseball

    Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels talks to Britt McHenry about dealing with trade talk and how the team is in transition...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Odubel Herrera Could Prove Dynamic to the Phillies

    Odubel Herrera was one of two players the Phillies selected during the Rule 5 draft over the winter (from the Texas Rangers ) along with pitcher Andy Oliver ( Pittsburgh Pirates )...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 3 reads 0 comments

  23. Phillies Will Not Use an Advance Scout This Season

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  24. Phillies' Howard accentuating the positive

    CLEARWATER, Fla. - When approached at his locker before the final game of the 2014 season, Ryan Howard was a little surprised people thought there was a chance he wouldn't be in a Phillies uniform when the baseball schedule resumed...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 2 months ago 157 reads 0 comments

  25. Phillies' Billingsley Not Expected to Be Ready Until Late April

    Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Chad Billingsley's long journey back to a major league mound following a pair of elbow surgeries is set to last another two months...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 73 reads 0 comments