MLB Tonight confirmed that the Phillies traded Cole Hamels to the Texas Rangers. The details announced were Hamels, Jake Diekman, and cash considerations to the Rangers. The Phillies receive Rangers #4 RHP Jake Thompson (#60 on Top 100), #5 OF Nick Williams (#64 on Top 100), #6 C Jorge Alfaro (#69 on Top 100, #2 Catcher), #17 RHP … Continue reading Box Score Recap – 7/29/2015 →
Box Score Recap – 7/29/2015
With the names still trickling in, the Cole Hamels deal is all but final with the Phillies sending Hamels to the Texas Rangers. The names that currently seem to be confirmed are Hamels and Jake Diekman going to Texas for Catcher Jorge Alfaro, OF Nick Williams, P Alec Asher, P Jerad Eickhoff, and P Matt … Continue reading The End of an Era, Say Goodbye to Hollywood →
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The End of an Era, Say Goodbye to Hollywood
Phillies trade Papelbon to Washington in exchange for double-A pitcher as Giles takes over closer role THE DEAL: The Phillies send Jonathan Papelbon and $4.5 million to the Washington Nationals . The extra money to the Nationals accounts for the remainder of Papelbon’s salary for 2015. Papelbon reportedly agreed to waive his vesting option for 2016 valued at $13 million in exchange for a guaranteed 2016 at $11 million.
Phillies trade Papelbon to Nats, begin Ken Giles era with win
Long unhappy amid the Phillies’ woes, closer gets back into a pennant race with the Nationals.
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Phillies unload Jonathan Papelbon for Double A prospect
TORONTO – Just more than an hour after the Phillies officially announced that they had traded Jonathan Papelbon, the Ken Giles era officially began.
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Giles gets save as Phils win for 9th time in 10 games
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – After giving up five runs in the first inning, the New York Yankees made it up for it real fast.
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Yankees use 11-run inning in 21-5 comeback win at Texas
The Phillies completed their first move as they approach the trade deadline. They have traded popular closer Jonathan Papelbon to the Washington Nationals for RHP Nick Pivetta. The Phillies kicked in $4.5M this season to offset part of Papelbon’s salary. Papelbon negotiated a guranteed $11M for the 2016 season, however $3M will be deferred to 2017. … Continue reading Box Score Recap – 7/28/2015 →
Box Score Recap – 7/28/2015