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.
It's official: Jimmy Rollins is a Dodger. The long-awaited trade was officially announced by the Phillies Friday morning. The Phils receive 2 pitchers.
2wThe Yankees acquired their shortstop of the future in Didi Gregorius from the Arizona Diamondbacks in a three-team trade.
2wFormer Phillie and current Washington National Jayson Werth looks headed to spend time in jail.
2wThe Texas Rangers, thin on starting pitching depth, re-signed right-hander Colby Lewis Thursday to a one-year, $4 million contract.
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.
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.