Tag: phillies trade

  • Phillies possible trades

    As per mlbtraderumors.com Roy Oswalt is making the most of his no-trade clause and it’s slowing the Phillies down as they attempt to acquire him. Two people familiar with the discussions tell ESPN.com’s Jayson Stark that Oswalt is asking that his 2012 option be picked up by any team that trades for him. The Phillies…

  • Phillies acquire CLIFF LEE

    Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi report that the sides have agreed to a deal that sends Cliff Lee and Ben Francisco to Philly for Jason Knapp, Carlos Carrasco, Jason Donald and Lou Marson. The teams still have to examine medical records for the deal to go through. is the report. ¬†While a lot of…

  • Phillies looking at Penny?

    LOS ANGELES — The Phillies have been playing good baseball for three weeks, and pitching is a big reason why.They had won 16 of 20 games entering Friday night’s game against the Dodgers at Dodger Stadium. The pitching staff had a 3.86 ERA in that stretch (it had a 5.36 ERA before that), and Phillies…