Jonathan Papelbon

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Once MLB Trade Deadline Dust Settles, Your Fantasy Roster May Need Some Tweaks

It happens every year: A solid productive player on your fantasy baseball roster gets traded to a team that just plans on using him as a backup. If you’re lucky, one of your backups is the benefit of such a trade, too. However, every fantasy owner needs to make adjustments after July 31 to make sure their rosters are still competitive and productive. If not, it’s a slow crawl to the end of September and sixth place in your league.

08/01/2015

News, Politics and Entertainment with the Chris Stigall Show | July 29

Chris details Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s trip to Pat’s and Geno’s in South Philly, the Phillies trade of Jonathan Papelbon, and National Lasagna Day. He talked with Author Ron Kessler about his book, The First Family Detail, at 7:20 and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine about their Best of Philly issue at 8:00.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/29/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 17: Closer Jonathan Papelbon #58 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch in the ninth inning during a game against the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park on July 17, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Phillies won 6-3. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Phillies Announce Trade Of Jonathan Papelbon To Washington Nationals

The Phillies have traded right-hander Jonathan Papelbon and cash considerations to the Washington Nationals in exchange for minor league right-hander Nick Pivetta, Senior Vice President & General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. announced Tuesday night.

07/28/2015

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Report: Phillies Agree To Deal Papelbon To Nationals

According to media reports, the Phillies have agreed to trade Papelbon to the Nationals.

07/28/2015

CLEARWATER, FL - FEBRUARY 27:  Jonathan Papelbon #58 of the Philadelphia Phillies poses for a portrait during photo day at Brighthouse Stadium on February 27, 2015 in Clearwater, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Report: Jonathan Papelbon ‘Will Be Traded’

Jonathan Papelbon will reportedly be traded.

07/28/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 14: Manager Ryne Sandberg #23 of the Philadelphia Phillies talks with closer Jonathan Papelbon #58 after Papelbon was ejected from the game for making an obscene gesture while leaving the field after the final out in the ninth inning against the Miami Marlins in a game at Citizens Bank Park on September 14, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Marlins defeated the Phillies 5-4. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Scott Franzke Assesses Phillies Before Trade Deadline

Scott Franzke addressed the state of the Phillies as they come out of the All-Star break and approach next week’s trade deadline.

07/24/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 22: Odubel Herrera #37 of the Philadelphia Phillies is taken down to the ground by Jonathan Papelbon #58 after singling in the game winning run in the 10th inning during a game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Citizens Bank Park on July 22, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Phillies won 5-4 in 10 innings. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Watch: Jonathan Papelbon Tackles Odubel Herrera After Walk-Off

Jonathan Papelbon attacks Odubel Herrera following his walk-off 10th inning single on Wednesday.

07/23/2015

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Jonathan Papelbon’s 5 Best Quotes As A Phillie

With Jonathan Papelbon likely to be traded this month, here’s a look back at his five best quotes as a Phillie.

07/14/2015

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Amaro Responds: Papelbon ‘Doesn’t Know Anything About Front-Office’

Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. discusses Jonathan Papelbon’s desire to be traded on the 94WIP Morning Show.

Sportsradio 94WIP–07/14/2015

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Papelbon To Phillies: ‘Time To You-Know-What Or Get Off The Pot’

Jonathan Papelbon expresses his desire, again, to be traded.

07/13/2015

Jonathan Papelbon #58 of the Philadelphia Phillies says he would be surprised if he wasn't traded. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Papelbon: Heart, Mind With ‘Contending Ballclub’

Jonathan Papelbon says he would be surprised if he wasn’t traded.

Sportsradio 94WIP–07/07/2015

DENVER, CO - MAY 20:  Relief pitcher Jonathan Papelbon #58 of the Philadelphia Phillies celebrates after recording the final out of the game against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on May 20, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. The Phillies defeated the Rockies 4-2. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Jonathan Papelbon To Represent Phillies In All-Star Game

Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon was named to his 6th All-Star team on Monday night.

07/06/2015

Jonathan Papelbon picked up his 113th save in a Phillies uniform on Wednesday night. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Phillies Top Pirates 3-2 As Jonathan Papelbon Sets Team Saves Records

Jonathan Papelbon set a Phillies record with 113 saves as the Phillies beat the Pirates.

05/13/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 9: Shortstop Freddy Galvis #13 of the Philadelphia Phillies attempts to throw out a runner in the top of the ninth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates on September 9, 2014 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Phillies defeated the Pirates 4-3.  (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

The 3 Phillies That Have Earned Your All-Star Vote

MLB All-Star Game voting is underway and some Phillies are deserving of your vote.

05/05/2015

PHILADELPHIA - APRIL 26: Closer Jonathan Papelbon #58 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch in the ninth inning during a game against the Atlanta Braves at Citizens Bank Park on April 26, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Phillies won 5-4. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Report: Phillies Are Looking To Move Papelbon To Boston

A report suggests that the Phillies are looking to move Papelbon to the Red Sox.

04/27/2015

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