After the Jimmy Rollins trade became official Friday, Phillies GM Ruben Amaro Jr. said he still hopes to move vets but Chase Utley wants to stay.
Jimmy Rollins opened up on Friday about his time with the Phillies, his baseball future and the decision to allow a trade to L.A., the only other place he'd continue his career.
On 97.5 The Fanatic Friday, Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said he's told Ryan Howard the club would probably be better off without him.
2wReacting to a report Wednesday on the status of president David Montgomery, the Phillies said no determination has been made regarding his future.
2wThe Seattle Mariners traded outfielder Michael Saunders to the Toronto Blue Jays for former Phillies SP J.A. Happ, and the Braves made a pair of signings.
2wFormer Phillie Scott Rolen, along with Dan Held, will be inducted into the Reading Baseball Hall of Fame during a pre-game ceremony on May 2.
2wThe Phillies offered contracts to Antonio Bastardo, Dom Brown and Ben Revere, their three arbitration-eligible players, on Tuesday night.
2wThe Minnesota Twins have re-signed outfielder Torii Hunter to a one-year deal worth over $10 million. Hunter played his first 11 seasons in Minnesota.
2wThe Seattle Mariners are reportedly nearing a deal with free-agent slugger Nelson Cruz, who led baseball last season with 40 home runs.
3wThe A's have traded All-Star Josh Donaldson to the Blue Jays. Here's that and more from around baseball.
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.