Summer is coming; the kids will be out of school soon if they aren’t already. This is not the time to forget about your fantasy baseball team. Sure, life gets busy, but the minute you let a transaction period go by unattended is the minute you lose your league. Staying on top of your roster all the time is key to winning your league, even if it becomes a challenge to find the time to manage your team.
The Philadelphia Phillies have traded outfielder Marlon Byrd and cash considerations to the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for right-hander Ben Lively, Senior Vice President & General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. announced Wednesday.
The Phillies are reportedly willing to trade any player, and Marlon Byrd is their most popular target.
Phillies bench coach Larry Bowa admits Ryan Howard is an American League player now.
Marlon Byrd hit an RBI double leading Kyle Kendrick and the Phillies over the Miami Marlins 2-1 Saturday night.
Marlon Byrd homered, Ryan Howard drove in three runs and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the New York Mets 7-2 on Saturday night.
The Phillies continued their winning ways and beat the Nationals 8-4.
The Phillies pulled out a 4-3 win over the Mariners on Wednesday afternoon.
Ryan Howard had a game-ending single in the ninth inning as the Phillies pulled out a 7-6 victory over the New York Mets on Sunday.
The Phillies rallied late, but the Mets prevailed 5-4.
According to a report, Cole Hamels and Marlon Byrd have been claimed on revocable waivers.
Bill Campbell discusses the Phillies’ lack of trade deadline moves, Jim Thome, and new Flyers Hall Of Fame inductees.
Phillies starting pitcher A.J. Burnett and manager Ryne Sandberg were ejected in the 2nd inning Saturday.
Roberto Hernandez pitched eight strong innings as the Phillies beat the Nationals 2-1.
Several moves around Major League Baseball could impact the Phillies as the trade deadline approaches.