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www.thegoodphight.com 12 mins ago
Phillies daily links: 11/21/18

Phillies daily links: 11/21/18

Another day, another story about Mike Trout... It’s the day before Thanksgiving, where college kids come home, head out with their friends and pretend that their tolerance for alcohol has increased somehow. It’s also a time when no one is doing anything transaction related other than yesterday’s push to finalize 40 man rosters. It lead to some interesting decisions from teams that are crying poor, as well as a healthy dose of rumors that have been working their way through the mill. On to the links! Here at The Good Phight: The Phillies finalized their own 40 man roster and John...
Phillies set to honor Utley, Howard, and Rollins in 2019

Phillies set to honor Utley, Howard, and Rollins in 2019

It's time to pull out the Phillies shirseys from the back of the closet as the club announced plans on Tuesday to celebrate three of the franchise's greatest stars since the turn of the millennium. Jimmy Rollins, Chase Utley, and Ryan Howard will each be honored with a retirement ceremony before a game in 2019.Rollins' celebration will take place Saturday night, May 4, when the Phillies host the Nationals at 7:05.Utley's night will be on Friday, June 21 against the Marlins at 7:05Howard's ceremony will be Sunday, July 14, when the Phils face the Nationals at 1:05.All three players were key...
That Balls Outta Here 1 hour ago

Phillies: What will it take to see more numbers retired?

The Phillies are teasing fans with something that may never happen When the Phillies tweeted the numbers of Jimmy Rollins, Chase Utley, and Ryan Howard and announced retirement ceremonies, fans were left confused for a brief moment. Had a franchise that held strict standards for number retirement finally let up in order to honor three […] Phillies: What will it take to see more numbers retired? - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rising Apple 2 hours ago

Mets and Phillies Trade Idea: Swapping Jay Bruce for Carlos Santana

The New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies each have veterans on bad deals who don’t fit with the roster. Could swapping Jay Bruce for Carlos Santana work? Perhaps the biggest albatross on the New York Mets currently not in the disabled list, Jay Bruce is someone the team needs to consider moving this winter. Finding […] Mets and Phillies Trade Idea: Swapping Jay Bruce for Carlos Santana - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
That Balls Outta Here 13 hours ago

Phillies leave three top prospects vulnerable to the Rule 5 Draft

Three of the Phillies top 30 prospects could be taken in the Rule 5 Draft The Phillies announced Tuesday that prospects Adonis Medina, Arquimedes Gamboa, and Edgar Garcia have been added to the 40-man roster, protecting them from the Rule 5 Draft next month. However, the organization decided to leave infielders Jose Gomez and Daniel Brito, […] Phillies leave three top prospects vulnerable to the Rule 5 Draft - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Could a Maikel Franco Trade to the Padres Be Imminent?

Read "Could a Maikel Franco Trade to the Padres Be Imminent?" and more Philadelphia Phillies news and rumors on SportsTalkPhilly.com.
www.thegoodphight.com 14 hours ago
Phillies finalize 40-man roster Rule 5 protections

Phillies finalize 40-man roster Rule 5 protections

Once Justin Bour clears waivers, the Phillies will have three open spots on their 40-man roster. Just ahead of Major League Baseball’s Rule 5 protection deadline, the Phillies have added the contracts of three minor leaguers to their 40-man roster. #Phillies have selected the contracts of SS Arquímedes Gamboa, RHP Édgar García and RHP Adonis Medina to the 40-man roster. There are now 38 players on the 40-man roster. pic.twitter.com/6wiZ567qNa— Philadelphia Phillies (@Phillies) November 20, 2018 That puts 38 players on the 40-man roster, however, the team designated Justin Bour...

Phillies protect three prospects from Rule 5 draft, leave Tom Eshelman off 40-man roster

The Phillies added shortstop Arquimedes Gamboa, and righthanded pitchers Edgar Garcia and Adonis Medina as they set their roster for next month's Rule 5 draft.

Phillies Protect Gamboa, García, Medina From Rule 5 Draft

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That Balls Outta Here 16 hours ago

Phillies free agency target profile: Starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel

Dallas Keuchel is one of the best starting pitchers in free agency this offseason and could be a strong addition for the Phillies. With James Paxton now a Yankee, the best starting pitchers available this offseason are free agents. The top two on the market are Patrick Corbin and Dallas Keuchel, both of whom could […] Phillies free agency target profile: Starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
www.thegoodphight.com 17 hours ago
The Dirty Inning: Turkey, Turkey, Stuffy, and Pie

The Dirty Inning: Turkey, Turkey, Stuffy, and Pie

On the Thanksgiving episode The Dirty Inning, it’s time to address the Turkeys in the room. It may surprise you to learn that the Phillies have never played a game on Thanksgiving. That being said, a catalog of Thanksgiving themed-names have thrown on their uniform, or at least come through town and played a game or two. On The Dirty Inning’s Thanksgiving special, Justin and Trevor discuss the life and times of two men named Turkey, one man named Stuffy, and a guy they called Pie, as well as the heroic moments and violent, hateful assaults that defined their careers. If player...

Chase Utley, Ryan Howard and Jimmy Rollins to be honored by Phillies next season

The team will hold retirement ceremonies for the franchise legends. Utley's will be on May 4.

Phillies to Honor Howard, Rollins, Utley, 10-Year Anniversary of National League Champions

Read "Phillies to Honor Howard, Rollins, Utley, 10-Year Anniversary of National League Champions " and more Philadelphia Phillies news and rumors on SportsTalkPhilly.com.
That Balls Outta Here 18 hours ago

Phillies announce retirement ceremonies for three franchise legends

The Phillies announced the dates of retirement ceremonies for Ryan Howard, Chase Utley, and Jimmy Rollins, integral players from the 2008 World Series. The Phillies announced Tuesday the dates for retirement ceremonies for Chase Utley, Ryan Howard, and Jimmy Rollins. They will be honored in their own individual ceremonies as opposed to as a group. […] Phillies announce retirement ceremonies for three franchise legends - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
www.thegoodphight.com 18 hours ago
Introducing: Ruben Tuesdays

Introducing: Ruben Tuesdays

Taking a weekly look back at the finest moves made by the Phillies’ former general manager. Most of you probably know Ruben Amaro, Jr. as a character on the television show “The Goldbergs.” Some of you may even know that Ruben Amaro, Jr. himself has made a couple of cameo appearances playing his own father. "(Amaro Jr.) did such a fantastic job,” Goldberg said in a release, “we had to have him back.” https://t.co/LgweoXCLrp— PhillyVoice (@thephillyvoice) October 26, 2018 But I’m not sure how many of you realize that this fun television character actually served as the...

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