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WIP host Glen Macnow thinks Ruben Amaro Jr. will be with Phillies beyond 2015

Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. has been scrutinized throughout his tenure. Whether it be bad contracts or trades that haven't panned out, fans are counting down the days until his final days as the Phils GM. When will that be though? Amaro Jr.'s contract may be up at the...
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Five biggest winners of the MLB trade deadline

The Major League Baseball trade deadline has come and gone. In what has been one of the most active trade periods in recent baseball history, a whole heck of a lot has gone down over the past couple weeks. Now that the non-waiver deadline is in our rear-view mirror, let’s check in on the five-biggest winners around the baseball world. 1. Philadelphia Phillies Ruben Amaro Jr. finally...
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Recapping the Ruben Amaro, Jr. press conference: Amaro reveals another trade is coming

Here are some highlights from Ruben Amaro Jr.'s 1:30 press conference announcing the Cole Hamels trade. This is a collection of tweets from various media outlets because it is hard to type that fast. RAJ on Cole trade: "We got a very good package of players to propel us into...
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LIVE: Ruben Amaro, Jr. press conference

Your browser does not support iframes. With the Cole Hamels trade finally official, the first of press conference is taking place at 1:30 with Ruben Amaro, Jr.
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GM Ruben Amaro Jr.'s connection to last Phillies 100-loss season in 1961

As they take a breather from an arduous 29-62 season, the Philadelphia Phillies are currently on pace to lose 100 games for the first time in over five decades. While it is rare to discuss the Phillies in such unflattering light, there's a unique connection between the Phillies team that last lost 100 games in 1961 (47-107) and the current iteration of the club, which is track to...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Ruben Responds to Paps, Hints About Aaron Nola Timeline

Ruben Amaro, Jr. responded to Jonathan Papelbon this morning on the WIP Morning Show, and besides saying an obvious “He doesn’t know anything about the front office” comment, he mentioned “There’s nothing in anyone’s contract that if you request to be traded, you have to be traded.” Angelo Cataldi from the Morning Show asked questions about trade talks, Cesar Hernandez...
Via Phillies Nation
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Ruben Amaro Jr. making enemies yet again

Ruben Amaro Jr. is already on the hot seat in Philadelphia, at least if you ask any single fan. Some fans are refusing to attend games until he is gone. Amaro has already made some comments that have infuriated Philadelphia Phillies’ fans and yet he has done it again. Seriously, does Amaro have a death wish? When Amaro was asked about the return of one of the franchise’s best...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies GM: Chase Utley not a starter at 2B when he returns

Chase Utley is on the DL right now for the Philadelphia Phillies, don’t expect to see him immediately slide back into their lineup with the familiar “4” next to his name. Before Tuesday’s game with the Dodgers in Los Angeles, GM Ruben Amaro was asked about Utley’s role when he returned. Amaro didn’t commit to Utley at second base, and instead backed the relatively...
Via The Outside Corner
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies GM says team's fans 'don't understand the game’

The Philadelphia Phillies are once again one of the worst teams in baseball, and their general manager has apparently grown tired of the fans for getting on his case about it. When asked on Monday if the team is planning to trade any of its veterans and potentially bring up pitching prospects Aaron Nola and...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Phillies GM Ruben Amaro Jr. rips fans who ‘don’t understand the game’

With the Philadelphia Phillies sitting at 19-28 and arguably seem destined for a third straight losing season, talk has turned away from the team enjoying success this summer to its plans at trading away expendable players, including Jonathan Papelbon, Cole Hamels, Ryan Howard and Chase Utley and giving young prospects an opportunity to develop at...Read More The post Phillies GM...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

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