Ryan Howard's loving family was a factor behind his rise to prominence. Now, the loss of that support system is at least partially behind his decline.
Though he's being wooed by a handful of teams, Yasmani Tomas is expected to be at the baseball winter meetings to seek out a job. According to one report, "bet the mortgage" on the Phillies.
The Phillies on Tuesday announced changes to their development staff, adding former major-leaguers Brian Sweeney and Pat Borders.
2wFirst up in our series analyzing potential Phillies offseason targets is Cuban LF Yasmany Tomas, who would fill a need and infuse youth into the lineup.
2wThe Blue Jays on Saturday traded first baseman Adam Lind to the Milwaukee Brewers for right-hander Marco Estrada.
2wThe Cubs on Friday hired Joe Maddon as their manager hours after the team fired Rick Renteria.
2wRemembering the 2008 Phillies World Series parade, six years ago today.
2wPhillies general manager Ruben Amaro released a handy new guide to team employees outlining the organizational philosophy, and the type of information inside might surprise you.
3wAlex Rodriguez is back with the New York Yankees following his year-long suspension.
3wThe Phillies will not pick up the option on reliever Mike Adams, the team announced Thursday, and expect word on A.J. Burnett's future soon.
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.