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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 13:43:50 EDTThe Phillies this week agreed to terms on Minor League contracts with left-hander Sean Burnett and outfielder Daniel Nava.
Thu, 8 Dec 2016 12:45:00 EDTPhiladelphia remained true to their plan and signed right-handed reliever Joaquin Benoit on Tuesday to a one-year, $7.5 million contract, its only transaction at the Winter Meetings.
Thu, 8 Dec 2016 11:20:00 EDTThe Indians selected Phillies left-handed sidearmer Hoby Milner with the 15th pick in the Rule 5 Draft, and Philadelphia drafted shortstop Jorge Flores from Toronto in the Minor League phase.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 20:15:42 EDTPhillies general manager Matt Klentak said on Wednesday that the teams with the most successful rebuilds have stuck to their plans. It is why the Phillies plan to stick to theirs.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 18:05:34 EDTEven before Matt Klentak became general manager a little more than a year ago, a Phillies organization that had been questioned for its seeming lack of interest in advanced analytics had started to rally in that area.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:59:55 EDTStay on top of all the offseason moves with the MLB.com Hot Stove Tracker, which updates with the latest free-agent signings and trades.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 15:35:00 EDTBaseball America presented Pat Gillick its Roland Hemond Award for long-term contributions to scouting and player development. Gillick is a part owner of the Phillies, also serving as a senior advisor to the president and general manager.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 17:40:25 EDTPete Mackanin has been stumping for months for the Phillies to acquire a couple of productive everyday hitters before Spring Training. They got one last month in Howie Kendrick, but while one hitter is nice … "I would like to get another guy," Philadelphia's manager said Tuesday afternoon at the Winter Meetings. "Yeah, it would be nice. We have to improve offensively."
Tue, 6 Sep 2016 23:14:06 EDTWho do the Phillies have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Philly's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 19:18:09 EDTThe Phillies are prepared to turn Tommy Joseph loose in 2017.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 17:16:02 EDTJoaquin Benoit became the newest member of the Phillies' bullpen Tuesday. But where will he pitch in 2017? Benoit, who signed a one-year, $7.5 million contract, has pitched most of his 15-year career in the eighth inning, although he has also closed. The safest bet is that he pitches in the eighth.
Mon, 5 Dec 2016 21:55:27 EDTPhillies prospect Dylan Cozens left the Winter Meetings with an $8,000 check in his pocket.
Fri, 2 Dec 2016 21:49:49 EDTFreddy Galvis, Jeanmar Gomez and Cesar Hernandez will be back with the Phillies in 2017. Cody Asche is likely headed elsewhere.
Fri, 2 Dec 2016 11:07:32 EDTThe Phillies announced their Minor League coaching staffs on Friday.
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 16:15:09 EDTMajor League Baseball's players and owners have reached a tentative five-year Collective Bargaining Agreement through the 2021 season.
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 17:00:13 EDTJohn Kruk will be in the Phillies' TV broadcast booth in 2017. Multiple sources told MLB.com on Thursday that Kruk has agreed to a deal with Comcast SportsNet. Kruk has not signed his contract, so the deal is not official, but CSN is expected to make an official announcement within the next week.
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:24:23 EDTReading Fightins' holiday lights are stunning
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:42:48 EDTThe Phillies have hired former Twins general manager Terry Ryan to serve as a special assignment scout, the club announced on Wednesday.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:33:11 EDTThe Arizona Fall League always is loaded with talent, and it was stronger than usual in 2016. In the initial installment of MLBPipeline.com's "The Next Big Leaguers," which premieres Tuesday, we focused on five prospects: Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger, Twins shortstop Nick Gordon, Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez, Red Sox infielder Yoan Moncada and Yankees shortstop Gleyber Torres.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:20:28 EDTThe Phillies put the finishing touches on their radio broadcast team Monday. The TV broadcast team, which could include John Kruk, figures to be next.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 16:00:00 EDTBefore the Phillies started the first of their holiday events on Monday, handing out 2,000 Thanksgiving dinner baskets to community groups to benefit families in need, Major League Baseball presented them last week with the Allan H. Selig Award for Philanthropic Excellence.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:45:38 EDTThe Phillies traded right-hander Jimmy Cordero to the Nationals on Wednesday for a player to be named. Cordero, 25, was designated for assignment on Friday.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 18:52:05 EDTPhillies beat reporter Todd Zolecki answers fans' questions in the latest edition of Phillies Inbox.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 14:31:08 EDTFollowing a string of inconsistent performances, the Phillies on Wednesday released right-handed pitcher David Buchanan. The club had designated Buchanan for assignment last week, freeing roster space to protect prospects in advance of the Rule 5 Draft.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 18:47:00 EDTThe National Baseball Hall of Fame released its 2017 ballot on Monday and two former Phillies are on it for the first time: outfielders Pat Burrell and Matt Stairs.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:25:59 EDTThe Phillies hosted a clubhouse sleepover Friday at Citizens Bank Park for children receiving treatment at local children's hospitals.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 13:10:32 EDTIronPigs unveil the first-ever reflective jersey
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 20:26:02 EDTDennis and Louise Pollock of Philadelphia had no idea they had been nominated for the Esurance Best Fan Catch in Major League Baseball in 2016. But they were and they won, and they could not be happier about it.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 11:00:00 EDTPhilanthropy starts with a Phil. Major League Baseball and Commissioner Rob Manfred have named the Phillies as the 2016 recipient of the Allan H. Selig Award for Philanthropic Excellence, which was announced on Thursday at the MLB Owners Meetings in Chicago.