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Philadelphia Phillies are front runners for Yasmany Tomas

The Philadelphia Phillies ended this season on a horrible note. From injuries to aging players, the franchise is currently on the downswing. With that being said, they could be adding a player that would help the franchise immediately. According to Andy Martino of the New York Daily News, he reports that “people involved in the process now identify the Phillies as strong contenders...
Via Total Sports Live
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Phillies Are "Strong Contender" For Yasmany Tomas

Some good news for Phillies fans looking for the team to rebuild: one top, young talented free agent is on the Phillies radar. Last month the Phillies held a private workout for Yasmany Tomas, a Cuban power hitting outfielder. Andy Martino of the New York Daily News (formerly Phillies beat...
Via Philliedelphia
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

After Williams Signing, Amaro Talks Burnett, MAG

#476758521 / gettyimages.com The Phillies sured up a spot in their pitching rotation yesterday by signing Jerome Williams to a one-year, $2.5 million deal with performance incentives. It is a very low-risk deal after Williams performed well, giving up two runs or less in six of his nine starts as...
Via Philliedelphia
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Phillies Rumors: Jerome Williams re-signed with Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Phillies struggled to their second consecutive 73-win season in 2014. One of the best teams in baseball from 2007 through 2011, the Phillies have been in a tailspins largely due to increasing age and injuries. One unexpected bright spot was the performance of pitcher Jerome Williams, who had a 2.83 ERA in nine starts after struggling with the Astros and Rangers...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Welcome Back Jerome Williams

Welcome back Jerome Williams, it's as if you never left...wait, you didn't.  Rather than allow him to hit the open market, Amaro inked Williams to a 1 year extension worth $2.5 million.  Jerome was great with the Phillies over 9 starts, going 57.1 innings with an ERA of 2.83 and a 1.13 WHIP.  However, that was only half his season, as he also posted a 6.71 ERA and 1.67...
Via We Should Be GM's
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Williams Rewarded

Jerome Williams played for three teams in 2014, the last of which being the Philadelphia Phillies. It was in Philly that Williams managed to finally stick. The 6’3” right handed hurler earned a ticket back to Philadelphia for 2015 on Tuesday, signing a one year deal worth $2.5 million. Williams was easily the team’s most […]
Via Philly Sports Live
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Off-season league updates: Ruf, Perkins, Quinn, Altherr

Here’s another weekly roundup of how various Phillies players are performing in off-season leagues around the globe. In the Venezuelan Winter League- Cam Perkins, image- Jay Floyd With La Guaira, OF Cam Perkins has gone 2-for-12 (.167 avg) with an RBI in four contests. The 24-year-old was drafted by the Phillies in the sixth round in 2012 out of Purdue. In 126 combined games at...
Via Phillies Nation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Alert: A New Nasty Boy on the Phillies?

If a competition develops in Clearwater for the final rotation spot on the Philadelphia Phillies, what would happen with a toss-up between Jerome Williams and Miguel Gonzalez? Will Gonzalez be a starter or the next feared member of the relief corps? There will be a published Red Alert and/or Storyline each week. Please, scroll down for this edition of Pinstripe Focus: Mystery...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies Rumors: Phillies will have plenty of money to spend in the offseason

At one point the Philadelphia Phillies looked to be baseball's next great dynasty.  They not only had their start players Ryan Howard, Chase Utley, and Jimmy Rollins entering their prime, but they had a team of ace pitchers two.  But after just one world championship, the Phillies came back to earth and struggled to contend.  Entering this offseason as they look to get...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Infielder Blanco outrighted off Phillies’ 40-man roster

The Phillies announced over the weekend that they’ve outrighted infielder Andres Blanco off their 40-man roster. The 30-year-old switch-hitter posted a .277 average while slamming a home run and driving in three runs in 25 games at the big league level this season. In the minors, Blanco sported a .241/.314/.285 slash line in 45 contests with the Triple-A Lehigh Valley IronPigs...
Via Phillies Nation
3 days ago  |  Discuss

If Phillies move on, Domonic Brown says he will “definitely have a job somewhere else”

Domonic Brown entered this year confident and ready to build upon his 2013 breakout season. But he left Citizens Bank Park late last month with only questions about his future in Philadelphia. Brown made the National League All-Star team in '13, but hit just .235 with 22 doubles, one triple, 10 home runs, 63 RBIs and a .634 OPS in 144 games this season. His OPS ranked 139th...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies Rumors: Philadelphia could trade Domonic Brown

At one point, Domonic Brown was an untradable prospect for the Philadelphia Phillies.  Players like Jarred Cosart, Jon Singleton, and J.A. Happ are just some of the names in the long list of prospects who have been sent packing for big-time players.  But not it appears that Brown could finally be traded this offseason.#456996938 / gettyimages.comAfter a very disappointing 2014...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Erik Kratz "Never Thought" Phillies Would Trade Him; Happy To Be In World Series

The Phillies were looking for pitching depth in the 2014 offseason. The team felt that they could get it in the form of right-handed pitcher Brad Lincoln. So, the Phillies shipped their backup catcher Erik Kratz and prospect Rob Rasmussen to the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for Kratz. While...
Via Philliedelphia
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies release nine prospects

According to Matt Eddy of Baseball America, the Phillies released nine minor league talents this week.  Among them, righty hurlers Mark Meadors and Jeb Stefan as well as infielder Trey Williams. Meadors, 22, was a 21st round draft selection by the Phillies in 2013 out of Cowley County Community College.  The six-foot-four 200 pounder posted a 2-3 record along with two saves, a...
Via Phillies Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Storyline: Revere a DH, Phillies GM?

What team would Ben Revere flourish on with his throwing problem, when the Philadelphia Phillies replace him? Or is his offense a livable trade-off? There will be a published Storyline and/or Red Alert each week.  Please, scroll down for this edition of Genuine Insight: Today’s Market.  Welcome, Newcomers: This article represents the thinking of a baseball man in my opinion...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss
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