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Phillips not focused on trade rumors

One of the Reds' offseason goals is to clear up playing time for their young middle infielders. But the club has not appeared to make any headway toward trading longtime second baseman Brandon Phillips.
Via Reds.com
2 days ago

Nats looking elsewhere after Phillips trade falls through

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...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Nats close to completing trade for Brandon Phillips

The Cincinnati Reds have reportedly agreed to a deal that would send Brandon Phillips to the Washington Nationals. Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that Phillips must waive his no-trade clause for the trade to be completed, as he is protected since he has 10 years of MLB service and five in a row with the same club. Phillips seemingly confirmed the news on Twitter: 513 to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Phillips Makes Slick Behind-The-Back Throw To Save Run (Video)

Brandon Phillips just turned 34, but make no mistake: The dude still can ball. The Cincinnati Reds second baseman proved that in spectacular fashion Monday night. The Reds led the Chicago Cubs by a run in the seventh inning when Cubs hitter Jorge Soler laced a grounder up the middle that might have tied the score, if Phillips didn’t make one of the best plays you’ll see this...
Via NESN.com
July 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brandon Phillips goes behind-the-back to get an out

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...
Via The Outside Corner
July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Phillips is not down with OBP

So I guess this is why Brandon Phillips doesn’t go by @DatDudeOBP on Twitter. When asked if he was down with OBP, the Reds second baseman basically said, “No, you know me.” While talking to USA Today‘s Bob Nightengale, Phillips spoke out against the increased emphasis on a player’s on-base percentage among baseball writers and broadcasters. What’s amusing is who he...
Via The Outside Corner
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Phillips: Stats, analytics are messing up baseball

Count Brandon Phillips as part of the anti-analytics group of athletes. USA Today’s Bob Nightengale wrote a terrific article juxtaposing Cincinnati Reds teammates Phillips and Joey Votto, both of whom have had a terrific careers despite polar opposite approaches at the plate. Phillips is a swinger who has never walked more than 46 times in...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Anybody Want Dat Dude?

The Cincinnati Reds should absolutely trade Brandon Phillips this winter—if they can. Their pitching staff is barreling toward financial derailment and Phillips is set to earn nearly $40 million over the next three seasons. He'll be 36 when his current deal is up. He can still play a pretty gnarly second base, and his salar​y — although it will clearly hurt the Reds—might...
Via The Sports Post
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds' Phillips begins post-surgery workouts

With the Reds struggling on both offense and defense during a six-game losing streak, any good news is certainly welcome this week. Brandon Phillips is a man who could help them in both areas, and though he is still far away from returning from a thumb injury, the social-media-savvy star offered some encouraging images on Instagram on Wednesday. The brief video comes two days after...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Phillips Surgery - Out 8-12 Weeks

The Cincinnati Reds received bad news too today, Brandon Phillips season is over and will require the same surgery the St. Louis Cardinals Catcher, Yadier Molina, will require to repair a torn thumb ligament.  Phillips was hitting .272 with 7 home runs and 40 RBI, and was hitting over .300 in July.#451945130 / gettyimages.comESPN 2B Under 60% Owned table.tableizer-table { border...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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