Posted January 12, 2012 on
The Phillies will start the 2012 season without Ryan Howard in the lineup. To make up for at least some of the offensive loss, the Phillies will look to Shane Victorino to put up big numbers in 2012.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Kendrick's back for another year.From the Phillies:Right-hander Kyle Kendrick has agreed to a one-year, $3.585 million contract with the Phillies, Assistant General Manager Scott Proefrock announced today. Kendrick had been eligible for salary arbitration.Kendrick, 27, went 8-6 with a 3.22 ERA in 34 games (15 starts) for the Phillies last year. He shuttled between the...
At 28-years old Cole Hamels is considered one of the most dominant lefties in baseball, but the Phillies are reportedly trying to sign him to a one-year deal.
According to Jim Salisbury of CSN Philly, it does not appear likely that Hamels will get a long-term extension this winter.
Speaking on Comcast SportsNet's Phillies Hot Stove on Tuesday night, assistant GM Scott Proefrock...
Just saw this on the Philadelphia Phillies website:
The Phillies have released outfielder John Bowker to allow him to pursue an opportunity with a professional team in Japan, the club announced today.
In a combined 31 major league games between the Phillies and Pittsburgh Pirates last season, Bowker, 28, batted .133 with two RBI. He spent the majority of the 2011 season at triple...
Ryan Madson may finally have a new home.
The Reds have agreed to sign Ryan Madson, Jon Heyman of SI.com tweets. Scott Boras represents the right-hander, who figures to become the closer in Cincinnati's new-look bullpen.
Madson posted a 2.37 ERA with 9.2 K/9, 2.4 BB/9 and a 48.8% ground ball rate in 60 2/3 innings for the Phillies in 2011. The 31-year-old saved 32 games in his first full season as a closer. Last week 17...
The Phillies have agreed to a one-year, $3.585 million contract with pitcher Kyle Kendrick, avoiding arbitration in the process.
The Reds agreed to terms late Tuesday on a one-year, $10 million contract with free-agent closer Ryan Madson, a baseball source confirmed to MLB.com.
(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)
<span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman"">By Mel Greenberg <span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman""> PHILADELPHIA – If Dayton is the opponent and you have found ways to reduce contributions from Flyers senior Justine Raterman you might feel good about your chances to step away with the...