The Cincinnati Reds have other options where Brandon Phillips is concerned beyond trading him. Of course there has been discussion of how the Cincinnati Reds could move Phillips. Phillips blocked deals to the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Washington Nationals last off-season. The Diamondbacks made a deal with the Milwaukee Brewers and the Nationals signed free […] Cincinnati...
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14 hours ago
Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips took advantage of his no-trade clause last winter to block a deal to the Nationals. If the Reds attempt to move Phillips again during the upcoming offseason, the 35-year-old isn’t sure which approach he’ll take. “That one thing that’s not really on my mind. I’m just trying to finish the season strong and whatever happens, happens. I...
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1 day ago
Much of this non-contending season for the Reds season focused on the rebuild for the future. With 2017 being the final year of his six-year contract with Cincinnati, it's unlikely that second baseman Brandon Phillips will still be around experience the completion of the project.
2 days ago
The Cincinnati Reds can’t get caught off guard this off-season when trying to move Brandon Phillips. The Cincinnati Reds have three legitimate options for their everyday second baseman and none of them are named Brandon Phillips. Last off-season the Reds tried to trade Phillips twice, but he blocked the deal. Now the Reds need to […] Cincinnati Reds begin the task of trading...
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2 days ago
What does the future hold for Brandon Phillips and Zack Cozart? Should the Reds look for a more experienced closer? Beat reporter Mark Sheldon answers those questions and more in the Inbox.
3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) -- Dexter Fowler hit a tiebreaking single with two outs in the seventh inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-2 on Monday night.Fowler's line drive into center field capped a three-run rally for the Cubs after they were shut down by Tim Adleman most of the night. It also made a winner of Jason Hammel (15-9), who pitched seven solid innings.Jason Heyward...
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We’ve all seen those swings so terrible that a batter can’t help but smile. Swings like this one from Brandon Phillips last year. Phillips, of course, isn’t the only victim of this sort of thing. He’s been a league-average major-league hitter for a decade, which is a substantial accomplishment. But even accomplished hitters can look bad, can get it very wrong. Were Phillips...
The Nationals are moving on to other targets after their proposed trade for Brandon Phillips reportedly fell through. Washington had an agreement with the Cincinnati Reds for a Phillips trade, but the second baseman had to waive his no-trade clause for the deal to happen. According to CBS Sports’s Jon Heyman, Phillips wanted a contract extension from Washington before approving...
By TOC Locker. Most of the talk surrounding the Cincinnati Reds these days is focusing on whether or not the team is going to hold a major sale at the trade deadline, with Johnny Cueto and Jay Bruce on the top shelf. But the Reds obviously still have to play the games at hand. And when they do, guys like Brandon Phillips can still make playing baseball look like a hell of a lot...
Brandon Phillips gave a Pirates fan an autographed baseball and addressed it, "Dear, Drunk Guy."
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