Posts Tagged ‘Philadelphia Phillies’

Phillies sign Burnett to 1 year deal

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

The Philadelphia Phillies added another aging veteran to their roster on Wednesday signing AJ Burnett to a 1 year deal.  The deal is reportedly worth $16 million for the 37 year old RHP. The 37-year-old Burnett spent the past two seasons with the Pittsburgh Pirates. The right-hander went 10-11 with a 3.30 ERA with team […]

Halladay Placed on 15 Day DL

Monday, May 6th, 2013

There were many of questions surrounding Roy Halladay heading into 2013 and they all came down to his health.  Doc struggled last year with shoulder soreness and missed a good portion of the 2012 season.  The Phillies are in San Francisco to start a series with the Giants and Doc will visit with Dr. Lewis […]

Phillies, Hamels reach deal

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

The Philadelphia Phillies and Cole Hamels have come to an agreement on a 6 year contract extension worth a little more than $140 million.  This will assure the Hamels trade talks to come to an end. The six-year extension makes him the second-highest-paid pitcher in history behind CC Sabathia, who signed a seven-year deal with […]

2011 MLB Season Boils Down to a Matter of Minutes – Cardinals and Braves

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Hunter Pence came through with a two-out, run-scoring single in the 13th to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 4-3 victory that ended Atlanta’s season Wednesday night without a trip to the playoffs that looked like a certainty just a few weeks ago.  Surely this is sweet revenge for the Phillies team that had to endure […]

Phillies Clinch Playoff Spot

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

The Philadelphia Phillies clinched a playoff spot for the 5th straight year and a franchise fastest of 146 games.  Roy Halladay (18-5) tossed a complete game shutout and beat the Houston Astros 1-0 Wednesday afternoon.  Phillies are the first team in MLB to clinch a playoff spot and remain 11 games over the Braves in […]

Phillies Lose Oswalt Until August

Sunday, June 26th, 2011

Roy Oswalt rushed to return the first time his back put him on the disabled list.  He won’t make that mistake again with a mild bulging disk means he is unlikely to return until August. The three-time All-Star is 4-6 with a 3.79 ERA in 13 games and 1-5 with a 4.06 ERA over his […]

Lee Prefers Philly

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

A major turn of events in the Cliff Lee sweepstakes took place late Monday night when Ruben Amaro and the Philadelphia Phillies have reached a preliminary agreement with Lee.  Sources reveal this deal is pending Lee passing a physical.  Most feel the deal with be 5 years $120 million with an option for a sixth […]