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.
Phillies right-handed relief pitcher Ken Giles explained his back soreness is not serious.
Jerome Williams pitched the Phillies to a 3-0 victory at Oakland on Saturday, adding to his wins against the A’s while with Houston and Texas earlier this year.
Marlon Byrd hit an RBI double leading Kyle Kendrick and the Phillies over the Miami Marlins 2-1 Saturday night.
The Phillies beat their rivals on Labor Day with the first combined no-hitter in team history.
The Phillies defeated the Nationals 4-3.
The 94WIP Morning Show announced their winners and weasels of the week of August 1st, 2014.
Ruben Amaro Jr. continues to evaluate his club as the trade deadline nears.
Ken Giles made his MLB debut on Thursday and it didn’t go exactly as planned.
The 94WIP Morning Show announced their Winners and Weasels for the week of April 18th, 2014.
Ken Giles, 23, has now pitched six scoreless innings and has five saves in five opportunities for the AA Reading Phillies. Giles, who talked to the WIP Morning Show last week, has only allowed one hit and two walks, while striking out 14 batters
Reading FIghtin’ Phils closer Ken Giles is off to a hot start, and throwing over 100 MPH.