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Via Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports: Sources: Phillies actively shopping OF Domonic Brown. Looking for controllable starting pitching in return. Idea is to sell high on him. — Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) December 9, 2013
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From Buster Olney: Phillies offered almost $15 million over two years for Scott Feldman and thought they'd have the highest bid -- before HOU gave him 3/$30m. — Buster Olney (@Buster_ESPN) December 8, 2013
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Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports tweeted the news last night: Sources: #Phillies trying to trade Papelbon. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 6, 2013
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At the time of my writing this, Robinson Cano is almost definitely a member of the Seattle Mariners, the club just hasn't confirmed it. He's jumping aboard for a 10-year, $240 million or so contract, a massive statement by the ...
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In the midst of some very hilarious pre-Winter-Meeting developments, the Phillies have made two negligible acquisitions. As Jim Salisbury reports, the Phillies have traded Rob Rasmussen and Erik Kratz to Toronto for reliever Brad Lincoln. The fact ...
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The Phillies tendered contracts to a handful of arbitration-eligible players yesterday, including outfielder John Mayberry, Jr. It wasn't all that surprising even though some were suggesting he should have been non-tendered. Mayberry earned $517,000 in 2013 and is entering his ...
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Last night, after it was reported that the Phillies had agreed to a deal with Kevin Frandsen and tendered contracts to their other arbitration-eligible players, Frandsen went on Twitter to ask how a certain blog was enjoying the deal.
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The Phillies announced this evening that they will tender contracts to Antonio Bastardo, Kyle Kendrick, John Mayberry Jr. and Ben Revere, and signed utility infielder Kevin Frandsen to a one-year, $900 thousand deal with incentives.
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It seems like it was just yesterday that shortstop Jimmy Rollins inked a three-year, $33 million contract to continue his career in Philadelphia. But here we are nearly two years later about to enter what could be Rollins' final year ...