Phils interest in 3B Ramirez increasing

With the way things are progressing, this will be a running post on the Phils pursuit for Aramis Ramirez. Dec. 7 12:05 — Danny Knobbler of CBS sports tweeted the Phillies fell out of talks for Aramis Ramirez. “Phillies decided Aramis Ramirez not for them. Will keep Polanco and $$$ and keep trying to sign … Continue reading Phils interest in 3B Ramirez increasing

Who makes more sense: Rollins or Ramirez?

With the MLB Winter Meetings underway, the free agent market could be starting to take shape for the Phillies. They have already added closer Jonathan Papelbon and strong bench players Laynce Nix, Ty Wigginton and Jim Thome. But their biggest question mark has always been whether or not they will bring back Jimmy Rollins. Yesterday … Continue reading Who makes more sense: Rollins or Ramirez?

Series Preview: at Chicago Cubs

PHI: 59-35, 1st in NL East; CHI (N): 38-58, 5th in NL Central When: July 18-20 Where: Wrigley Field (Chicago, IL) Probable Pitchers Friday: Roy Halladay (11-3, 2.45) vs Rodrigo Lopez (1-2, 4.02) Saturday: Cliff Lee (9-6, 2.82) vs Matt Garza (4-7, 3.97) Sunday: Vance Worley (5-1, 2.15) vs Ryan Dempster (7-6, 4.68) Broadcast Info … Continue reading Series Preview: at Chicago Cubs