After winning five consecutive NL East titles from 2007 to 2011 and a World Series in 2008, the Phillies knew
Ruben Amaro Jr. has said publicly that the Phillies would be better off without Ryan Howard than with him.
If it seemed out of character for Ruben Amaro Jr.
After trading Jimmy Rollins, Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr.
Jimmy Rollins’ departure from Philadelphia began with a rumor that the Yankees were interested in acquiring him.