Rob Manfred has reportedly been elected as the new MLB commissioner.
The Phillies need lineup help, that much is clear. The first offseason shoe to drop happened Tuesday, when they signed Marlon Byrd to a two-year, $16 million deal. There might be a bigger shoe to drop.
Ruben Amaro says to trade Lee and Papelbon, the price would be very high.
National writers think the Phillies most valuable trade piece will be Cliff Lee.
CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman reports the Phillies are close to acquiring reliever Wilton Lopez.
The Phillies have traded Shane Victorino to the Dodgers.
A television in San Francisco reports that the Giants will acquire Hunter Pence.
A report says the Phillies will make Cole Hamels a big offer.
A report says the Phillies are considering trading Cole Hamels and Shane Victorino.
A report says Roy Oswalt will sign a contract with an MLB team this week.
The agent for Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels is looking for a seven-year contract for the pitcher.
If Cole Hamels becomes a free agent, he could sign a contract worth more than $150 million.