Phillies meeting with free agent Manny Machado goes well

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'UoV5MYu9SXxatYlh9h7LXQ',sig:'Szub_MkWiTAQErPav5Mr_eSjcx3Wu8x-ZlrAR7ttVnk=',w:'594px',h:'448px',items:'1021014462',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsMachado met with Phillies brass on Thursday at Citizens Bank ParkIt was a grey, rain-swept afternoon in the Philadelphia area. But the local professional baseball team did everything they could to paint a picture of a bright and sunny future with the organization for one of baseball’s highest-profile … Continue reading Phillies meeting with free agent Manny Machado goes well

Pedro Florimon dropped from Phillies 40-man roster as team prepares for Hot Stove season

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'53whj0R4Q7V321lb0u7lOw',sig:'e28R_4fHqzR1S_8bqqol9vyoVXFj_d-HX8u0SVB105o=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'965328236',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsFlorimon played parts of the last two seasons with the PhilliesThe Philadelphia Phillies announced that infielder Pedro Florimon has been outrighted from the 40-man roster. He cleared waivers and has been officially placed for now with the Triple-A Lehigh Valley IronPigs.Florimon has a little more than two years official MLB service time accrued. However, … Continue reading Pedro Florimon dropped from Phillies 40-man roster as team prepares for Hot Stove season

MLB, NFL, and college football to join those affected by Hurricane Florence

Hurricane Florence (upper right) approaches the Carolinas(Photo: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center via Wiki Commons)The Philadelphia Phillies have an off-day in the 2018 schedule today. Thursday will be spent at their homes, with the slumping club in the middle of the final lengthy home stand of the season.As the Phillies sit at home, the Miami … Continue reading MLB, NFL, and college football to join those affected by Hurricane Florence

Phillies justified in not including Sixto Sanchez in a Manny Machado trade

Phillies unwilling to part with top prospect SanchezThe Philadelphia Phillies appear to have lost out in their pursuit of shortstop Manny Machado for the time being by the narrowest of margins.I say for the time being because, as most already are aware, Machado is due to be a free agent this coming off-season. The Phillies will be … Continue reading Phillies justified in not including Sixto Sanchez in a Manny Machado trade