Amaro: “I always feel under the gun.”

General Manager Ruben Amaro addressed reporters today and there were a number of notable soundbites. As reported by Todd Zolecki, Amaro stated he is beginning to feel the heat of not delivering a winner and on missing on players like Delmon Young, Danys Baez, and Chad Qualls. From Zolecki: “I always feel under the gun,” Amaro said. “I put myself under the gun. I don’t listen...
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September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Danys Baez to retire

Relief pitcher Danys Baez, has called it a career and has elected to retire, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports. Last season Baez pitched for the Phillies before he was released in August. In 29 relief appearances, Baez went 2-4 and posted a 6.25 ERA. In 10 seasons which included stops with the Indians, Orioles, Rays, Dodgers, Braves and Phillies he accumulated a 4.25 ERA, 40 wins...
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February 27, 2012  |  Discuss

WSBGMs Hall of Fame Nominations 2012

It’s WSBGMs Hall of Fame time. As a reminder, here is how it works. Each year, Carson and I will nominate a few people (players, coaches, ballgirlz, etc.) that have had an impact on the blog. We'll put the nominations up for vote. If the person receives a certain percentage of the vote (which we will arbitrarily change every year to suit our needs), then he/she will be officially...
Via We Should Be GM's
January 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Danys Baez Released as Phillies Continue to Move Forward

Yesterday at exactly 4:00 PM eastern standard time, the MLB ended team's ability to make non-waiver trades.  However, just because the trade deadline had come and go, didn't mean that they would stop their effort to move players around in order to create a more perfect, championship ready team.  They would move froward today by moving backwards, releasing relief pitcher...
Via Phighting On
August 01, 2011  |  Discuss

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