After a second straight 73-89 season, the Phillies will have plenty of changes coming this offseason. Will Ryan Howard return for 2015?
With their first last-place finish since 2000 in the books, the Phils now look ahead to an extremely important offseason which could see major changes.
8mPhillies prospect Ken Giles has a 100 mph fastball, an invite to spring training and, by his own admission, a second personality.
8mOn Phillies Hot Stove this past weekend, Ricky Bottalico said that first baseman Lyle Overbay would fit in well with the Phillies.
8mThe Phillies' reported interest in Vernon Wells looks like more of the same from a team that signed Delmon Young last year, but is it?
8mJesse Biddle is aware of the criticism of the Phillies' farm system. And whether he hears good things or bad things, he changes the channel.
8mHe's back with the Phillies as a front office adviser, but Charlie Manuel won't be at spring training. "I don't want to be a distraction," he said.
8mThe Phillies swapped arbitration numbers with centerfielder Ben Revere and reliever Antonio Bastardo on Friday.
8mCharlie Manuel will return to the Phillies as a member of the club's baseball operations department, a scout and a minor-league hitting coach.
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.