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.
Multiple reports have the Phillies trading away Jimmy Rollins to the Los Angeles Dodgers — a move
fans are calling “an end of an era.”
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The Phillies have traded left-handed pitcher Antonio Bastardo to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for minor league left-hander Joely Rodriguez, Senior Vice President & General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. announced Wednesday.
Rollins, 36, played 15 straight seasons with the Phillies winning a National League MVP award in 2007 and a World Series Championship in 2008. Rollins, the three-time all-star, is the Phillies’ all-time hits leader and second in games played.
Dozens of candidates showed off their on-field skills and their off-field personalities.
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Since the Phillies last won back in 2008, the Giants have been racking up championships while the arrow has been pointing down for the Phils.
The mayor says Allen was an idol to kids growing up in West Philly.
The 32-year-old went 4-2 with a 2.83 ERA in nine starts for the Phillies after being claimed off waivers from the Texas Rangers on August 10.
Friends, family, sports dignitaries, and average fans gathered at Christ the King Church, in Haddonfield, NJ, to remember the life of Bill Campbell, the longtime voice of Philadelphia sports.
The Phillies are nudging their 17,500 season ticket holders to renew with e-tickets next year, as opposed to a delivery of paper tickets.
The high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.
Chris covered the latest on the Ebola case, President Obama’s statements on the economy and immigration, and a potential shakeup in the management of the Phillies. He talked to Dr. Walter Schubert on Finance Friday at 7:00 and Ray Didinger to preview the Eagles matchup with St. Louis at 8:00.
Papelbon, who completed a seven-game suspension Sunday, earned his 38th save in 42 chances with a scoreless ninth. Major League Baseball penalized Papelbon because he made a lewd gesture and then bumped an umpire after blowing a save against the Marlins on Sept. 14.