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The Phillies announced on Wednesday that they have offered salary arbitration to Jimmy Rollins, Ryan Madson and Raul Ibanez. These free agents will have until Dec. 7 to accept this offer that would provide them a one-year contract with a salary determined through arbitration.
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The Philadelphia Phillies have offered arbitration to free agents Jimmy Rollins, Ryan Madson and Raul Ibanez.
The players have until Nov. 30 to accept. If they sign elsewhere, the Phillies would be entitled to compensatory picks in next June's draft.
The Phillies are hoping to retain Rollins, the shortstop who won the 2007 NL MVP. The team signed Jonathan Papelbon to replace...
Seriously, if Jim Thome was even considering playing first base for the Philadelphia Phillies until Ryan Howard got better, he had another thing coming. Like hip surgery.
The Colorado Rockies have no use for Ty Wigginton anymore, so they traded him away to the Phillies for some cash or a player to be named later. Not a bad deal for Philly though either, considering all they...
The Philadelphia Phillies have declined arbitration to veteran starter Roy Oswalt, making him the only Type A free agent who did not receive an offer.The Phillies would have received compensatory draft picks had Oswalt rejected arbitration and signed elsewhere, but the club was concerned about the possibility that the 34-year-old righthander would accept.Oswalt has generated interest...
(Photo: AP)Stores like Marshall’s and TJ Maxx do great business by selling surplus designer merchandise at prices significantly lower than retail department stores. Often times, you can find merchandise that is literally identical to products found in Bloomingdales and Macy’s. I’m not sure if Ruben Amaro Jr. shops at Marshall’s or TJ Maxx, but the acquisition of Ty Wigginton...
Here are the top 10 prospects for the Philadelphia Phillies in 2011-2012 according to the latest issue of baseballamerica.com(Dated November 14-27th) 1- Trevor May, RHP Scouting Grades(Based on a 20-80 scale with 50 representing a major league average) Fastball: 65 Curveball: 60 Changeup: 55 Command/Control: 40 Delivery: 50 2- Jessica Biddle, LHP 3- Sebastian [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies have offered arbitration to free agents Jimmy Rollins, Ryan Madson and Raul Ibanez. The players have until Nov. 30 to accept. If they sign elsewhere, the Phillies would be entitled to compensatory picks in next June's draft. The Phillies are hoping to retain Rollins, the shortstop who won the 2007 NL MVP.
Thanksgiving is a time for sharing and caring. Phillies manager Charlie Manuel does his part by translating his past into helping those now in need.
The latest from Jon Heyman of SI.com (all links go to Twitter):
Other than the Indians, the Rangers were the only team that told Grady Sizemore he’d play center field, according to Heyman. The outfielder re-signed in Cleveland today for a base salary of $5MM with up to $4MM in incentives.
The Phillies were a “strong option” for Sizemore, but they wanted him in left...
Free agent Jimmy Rollins must know what's at stake if he takes another team's offer
Based on the current market for shortstops, “It is looking more and more like the Phillies will either have to sign Rollins, make an unlikely run at Jose Reyes, or resign themselves to playing 2012 with a huge offensive drop off at short stop,” according to David Murphy of the Philadelphia Daily News.
Jim Salisbury of Comcast Philly says that, while the Phillies are interested...
The Phillies offered some veteran free agents salary arbitration this week including reliever Ryan Madson and shortstop Jimmy Rollins.
No surprises there.
But the third player offered a potential one-year deal should he accept raised some eyebrows with Phillies fans.
That’s right, the 39-year-old outfielder who has battled injuries and inconsistency in his...