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Phillies Are Interested in Jim Thome and Jason Giambi

August 3, 2011

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After acquiring Hunter Pence from the Houston Astros just yesterday, it looks like the Philadelphia Phillies have no intentions of slowing down. Jayson Stark tweeted earlier that the Phillies may be interested in another power hitter, specifically Jason Giambi or former Phillie Jim Thome. The tweet stated: Next #Phillies move might not be for an arm. Still have interest in HR threat […]

Domonic Brown Sent Down to AAA Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs

August 3, 2011

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After acquiring Hunter Pence from the Astors last night, the Phillies needed to make room on the roster and thus sent Domonic Brown back down to the minors. And he will be starting in leftfield. This move to me is more than just to make room in my opinion, but instead to train Brown to […]

Phillies Acquire Hunter Pence

August 3, 2011

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The Phillies acquireed Hunter Pence late last night in exchange for pitching prospect Jarred Cosart, Jonathan Singleton, Josh Zeid, and another player to be named later. Perhaps the Phillies gave up a bit too much for the 28 year old slugger, but there is no question that he will play a big part in helping […]

Philadelphia Phillies: 10 Best Offensive Seasons in Team History

June 22, 2011

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The Philadelphia Phillies are a team with a rich history that dates back 128 years. Along the way they have produced many Hall of Fame players including: Steve Carlton, Richie Ashburn, Robin Roberts and Jim Bunning. Over the years, they have accumulated just two World Series trophies while fluctuating between solid and poor campaigns. There have been […]

Phillies (45-28) vs Cardinals (40-33) Series Preview

June 21, 2011

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After losing the previous series to the Seattle Marniners, the Phillies seek to make a turnaround against a very respectable team in the St. Louis Cardinals. The Phillies faced the Cardinals in a two game series earlier in the year and were swept and dominated by opposing pitchers Jake Westbrook and Jamie Garcia. The Phillies scattered just five hits in each game. […]

MLB Trade Rumors: Phillies Interested in Michael Cuddyer and Josh Willingham

June 20, 2011

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It was reported by Buster Olney a couple days ago that the Phillies were seriously interested in acquiring a right-handed bat. But to make things even more cement, Olney reported on his twitter account yesterday that the Phillies have made inquiries about Michael Cuddyer of the Minnesota Twins and Josh Willingham of the Oakland Athletics. […]

J.C Romero Designated For Assignment

June 20, 2011

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Last Thursday the Philadelphia Phillies designated relief pitcher, J.C Romero for assignment. Romero was a part of the 2008 World Series team and contributed to in many ways to the Phillies getting there.  However, his past also has flaws with suspension and injury. This season and last season, Romero has not been as dominant as he used […]