Cole Hamels coasted through seven strong innings in leading the Phillies to a 5-2 win over the Padres in San Diego.
The Phillies have a legitimate interest in Yasmani Tomas, the latest Cuban defector whose big bat could command nearly $100 million.
9mMore teammates and coaches weighed in on Roy Halladay's retirement after 16 major-league seasons.
9mHow will a now-retired Roy Halladay satisfy his need for competition? "I'm trying to find a 35-and-over basketball league," he joked Monday.
9mRoy Halladay has taken an ad out in the Tuesday Philadelphia Daily News thanking Phillies fans and the city of Philadelphia for his time with the team.
9mPhillies past and present were saddened by Roy Halladay's retirement, calling him the best pitcher of his era and a sure-fire Hall of Famer.
9mWhile announcing his retirement on Monday, Roy Halladay acknowledged that his time with the Phillies was the "icing on the cake" to his career.
9mRoy Halladay retired Monday, signing a one-day contract to go out as a Blue Jay after 16 major-league seasons.
9mOn the eve of the winter meetings, the Phillies don't look to have improved a whole lot but Ruben Amaro Jr. will try to address a number of areas this week.
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.