Tag Archives: Philadelphia Phillies

Hot Stove: Could the Yankees afford to trade for Cole Hamels?

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It's no secret the Yankees need pitching and if the Yankees can't find anything in the free agent market, they always could dig into the trade market. But which team has a pitcher the Yankee could potentially inquire about? How about a National League team in the process of rebuilding after signing one of their pitchers to ...

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MLB Trade Rumor: Yankees have interest in Marlon Byrd

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According to MLB Trade Rumors, the New York Yankees have interest in Philadelphia Phillies OF Marlon Byrd. However, the Yankees are wary of Byrd's $8 Million vesting fee. Byrd has been connected with many clubs, but his vesting option causes concern, considering he'll be 37 when the option kicks in. It's also problematic because Byrd has ...

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Who could the Yankees acquire before the trade deadline?

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With the injury to Masahiro Tanaka, the Yankees rotation is in dire need of help. Brian Cashman said the Yankees are looking to be aggressive during the trade deadline and there are a few names that are reportedly on the trading block. Here are a few names I compiled that could be a fit for ...

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MLB Trade Rumor: Yankees not on Hamels no-trade list

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With Masahiro Tanaka on the shelf for who knows how long, could calling the Phillies about Cole Hamels be the answer? According to Jon Morosi of FOX Sports 1, Cole Hamels has a no-trade clause but he could be traded to the following teams without his permission: Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Angels of ...

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Yankees interested in John Mayberry Jr.?

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The Yankees have a pretty good outfield, but with Brian Cashman saying the Yankees are almost certain to make a trade before the deadline, does that mean he has his eyes set on John Mayberry Jr.? According to Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com, the Yankees and the Red Sox are both interested in the Philadelphia Phillies outfielder. ...

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Interleague sets up World Series Rematches for Yankees

  The Yankees are right in the middle of their interleague games this season, and are heading west to play the D-backs and Dodgers, two former World Series opponents. Their last two series have been against the Mets and Phillies who were also in the World Series against the Bombers. The Phillies and Yanks faced off last October, ...

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The NY Post Loves Talking Shit

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If you are a baseball fan New York is a great place to be. We’ve got two teams to watch, a million channels to watch them on, and a million places to read about them. One of the more trashier places to read about them is in the NY Post. Personally, I read the post everyday, ...

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A Quick Look at the Phillies Roster

Earlier today I wrote a post about the Yankees and their roster breakdown and now I want to go through and take a quick look at the Phillies roster and how it has been constructed. Here is the Phillies’ roster and how it has been constructed: Draft picks (6): Cole Hamels, JA Happ, Ryan Madson, Ryan Howard, ...

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