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Outfielder Tyson Gillies, one of three prospects the Phillies acquired from Seattle in exchange for Cliff Lee back in 2010, is back on the field in the Arizona Fall League after being sidelined for much of the past two seasons with injuries.
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Jimmy Rollins is a free agent and looking for a big contract. He told a fan his odds of returning to the Phillies are 50/50.
I’m still not quite ready to go into full off-season mode, but this will at least provide a place to talk about the Phillies without having to stare at the post written about us losing.
Below you will find a breakdown of the Phillies payroll in 2011 vs. 2012. You can see what is coming off the books, what we are adding, and where there are still question marks.
So, by my calculations...
Across:1. Schmidt's successor6. Gold Glove catcher of '999. 2nd baseman that shared name with famous mouse10. One-Nut11. Lovingly referred to as "Tank"Down:2. Pompous ass3. Outfielder that spelled 1st name with a double "g"4. Created a stir in his rookie season, some sort of "mania"5. Fell 2 homeruns shy of 400 for his career7. Bible toting ex...
With the final game of the 2011 World Series upon us tonight, it seems like an appropriate time to end the drama. As Phillies fans, it has been a rough ride since our team took an early and unexpected exit from the playoffs.
But not just fans have been on the mend, so have the players. Some were on the mend in a very literal sense. Ryan Howard got the stitches out from his...
The Phillies have provided the following medical updates:· First baseman Ryan Howard (ruptured left Achilles) had his stitches removed on October 25 and has progressed to partial weight bearing. He has begun a rehabilitation program in Philadelphia.· Third baseman Placido Polanco (sports hernia) had a follow-up exam with Dr. William Meyers on October...
Wednesday was closer discussion day at Philthy Stuff as we looked at the different approaches the team might use to fill the role should Ryan Madson wind up somewhere else next season.
Those discussions touched on the rest of the bullpen, but we didn't spend much time talking about the makeup of the entire relief corps. There is a correlation, because the guy doing the closing...
The Philadelphia Phillies announced updates on several injured players Friday, including first baseman Ryan Howard and pitcher Cole Hamels.
The Phillies on Friday gave an update on the status of players who are rehabbing from injuries this offseason, including Ryan Howard, who had surgery earlier this month to repair a ruptured left Achilles.
In an interview with host Mike Missanelli on 97.5 FM in Philadelphia, ESPN.com’s Jayson Stark said:
“They like David Wright. They have talked about David Wright. Are they really going to be able to make a deal for David Wright? Are the Mets really going to deal him to the Phillies? I mean, those are big questions. But, I’ve heard David Wright’s name for some time. Whether...