The Phillies made a flurry of minor moves just prior to and after the Winter Meetings ended.
Didi Gregorius reset his sights to get a one-year contract to rebuild his offensive numbers and the plan worked. The Phillies bit on a one-year deal with the 29-year old shortstop.
The rumors of the Phillies interest in Zack Wheeler proved true. The 29-year old signed a five-year, $118-million deal with the Phillies Wednesday.
Knowing that they need improvements in their bullpen, the Phillies made another waiver claim that may provide a piece of the puzzle. The Red Sox placed Trevor Kelley on waivers and the Phillies jumped to claim the 26-year old sidewinder, who made his MLB debut last July with Boston. After putting up good Triple-A numbers, […]
The Phillies and catcher Andrew Knapp have agreed on a one-year deal worth $700-thousand to avoid arbitration.
The Phillies have to make a decision on Maikel Franco’s future with the team. There is something to be said for keeping him on board for another season.
The Phillies signed veteran Josh Harrison to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Major League Baseball is proposing to eliminate 25-percent of the current teams in the minors.
The Phillies hired Joe Dillon, who previously served as the assistant hitting coach with the Washington Nationals. The 44-year old will serve as the Phillies hitting coach.
The Phillies used four of their five available spots on the 40-man roster to protect pitchers from next month’s Rule 5 Draft.