So the Phillies are worried about Yasmany Tomas' defense, and the Braves and Padres are the new frontrunners? Hardly. Welcome to Posturing 101.
In today's run-starved environment, should the Phillies, or any team for that matter, care about Yasmany Tomas' defensive ability?
5dThe Phillies on Tuesday announced changes to their development staff, adding former major-leaguers Brian Sweeney and Pat Borders.
6d"Mo'ne Davis: Remember My Name" will be released next March by HarperCollins Children's Books, the publisher told The Associated Press on Monday.
6dA person familiar with the negotiations says Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton has agreed to terms with the team on a $325 million, 13-year contract.
1wThe Chicago Cubs have acquired second baseman Tommy La Stella in a trade with the Atlanta Braves for reliever Arodys Vizcaino.
1wDavid Montgomery spoke to Comcast SportsNet's Neil Hartman for the first time since the Phillies President and CEO announced his leave of absence from the team to battle cancer of the jaw.
1wEleven days after spurning (or saving) the Phillies by declining a $12.75 million player option, A.J. Burnett signed with the Pirates for $8.5 million.
1wThis would make one awfully nice Christmas present for me.
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.