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Archive: December, 2011

Sherrill may be lefty reliever Phillies are looking for

Monday, December 5, 2011, 12:38 PM
DALLAS -- Even though Ruben Amaro Jr. is the general manager and David Montgomery is the team president, the voice of former Phillies general manager Pat Gillick still carries a lot of weight in the executive offices at Citizens Bank Park. Gillick, a senior advisor to Amaro and Montgomery, was asked... Read more

What does Reyes deal mean for Rollins?

Monday, December 5, 2011, 9:41 AM
DALLAS — The lobby at the Hilton Anatole was abuzz Sunday night and for the second straight year, a Phillies division foe made early noise at the winter meetings. Jose Reyes is off the board, with a six-year, $106 million deal reportedly in tow to Miami. That, of course, leaves Jimmy Rollins... Read more

Phillies to meet with Ramirez's agent

Monday, December 5, 2011, 6:10 PM
DALLAS — Paul Kinzer, the agent for Aramis Ramirez, said he has a meeting scheduled Monday night with the Phillies. Kinzer arrived at the Anatole Hilton in the early evening amid rumors that the Phillies viewed his client as an alternative solution to retaining Jimmy Rollins. Ruben Amaro Jr... Read more

Source: Phillies sign Nix

Sunday, December 4, 2011, 5:43 PM
DALLAS — As baseball's executives flock to Texas for this week's winter meetings, the Phillies struck a deal with outfielder Laynce Nix, a source told The Inquirer. Nix, 31, spent 2011 with the Washington Nationals and posted a .750 OPS with 16 home runs. He played in a career-high 124 games... Read more

Next test in Howard's rehab coming soon

Friday, December 2, 2011, 1:16 PM
While the quest to re-sign Jimmy Rollins at the right price will intensify when the Phillies head to the winter meetings Sunday in Dallas, the team should also get a clearer indication about first baseman Ryan Howard's rehab from surgery on his ruptured left Achilles' tendon in the near future. Howard... Read more
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