Philadelphia Phillies

Phils acquire Morton from Bucs for Minors pitcher
mlbrealtalk.com

The Phillies acquired right-hander Charlie Morton from the Pirates in exchange for Minor League right-hander David Whitehead, Vice President & General Manager Matt Klentak announced today. Morton’s current contract runs through the 2016 season.

591
Like
Save
Rebuilding Phils get quality haul for Giles
mlbrealtalk.com

With the Phillies in full-on rebuilding mode, it seemed just a matter of time until they found a buyer for closer Ken Giles. That time finally came on Saturday afternoon, when the group of young players changing hands were a bit different than the initially reported stable of prospects.

292
Like
Save
MacPhail happy with Klentak, Phillies' moves
mlbrealtalk.com

The Phillies are starting from the beginning. Since late July, they have traded three formidable late-inning relievers (Jonathan Papelbon, Ken Giles and Jake Diekman) for young starting pitching.

991
Like
Save
Phils sign Frieri, 4 others to Minor League deals
mlbrealtalk.com

The Phillies signed five players to Minor League contracts on Monday, and one of them could pitch in the late innings next season.

179
Like
Save
Phillies bring holiday cheer to homeless
mlbrealtalk.com

The crowd cheered Friday afternoon when the Phanatic stormed into the Bethesda Project’s Our Brothers’ Place.

903
Like
Save
Appel could lead intriguing Triple-A rotation
mlbrealtalk.com

The Phillies could have one of the most intriguing Triple-A rotations in 2016.

808
Like
Save
Chance to add starters led Phils to deal Giles
mlbrealtalk.com

Phillies general manager Matt Klentak never said he wanted to trade Ken Giles, but he always said he needed to be opportunistic.

185
Like
Save
Phils ink relievers Bailey, Mujica to Minors deals
mlbrealtalk.com

The Phillies on Thursday announced they had signed right-handers Andrew Bailey and Edward Mujica to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training

408
Like
Save
Who are the candidates to be Phillies' closer?
mlbrealtalk.com

Who is going to be the Phillies’ closer next season? Based on a highly unscientific Twitter poll Saturday, nearly 90 percent of the 2,557 people who voted were not particularly concerned about the answer.

857
Like
Save
Phils announce '16 player development staff
mlbrealtalk.com

The Phillies announced their player development staff for 2016 on Tuesday.

849
Like
Save