The Phillies Zone Archive: December, 2012

Repercussions of Hamilton becoming an Angel

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Sure, the Phillies were intrigued by Josh Hamilton. But the sense from front office officials was his price would never sink to a level with... Read more

Replacing Vance Worley's rotation spot

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Two days after Zack Greinke signed the richest deal ever for a righthanded pitcher, Kevin Correia agreed to a two-year, $10 million contract... Read more

After two trades, Phillies still lacking power

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He filled two holes in a lineup with many, so naturally, the question for Ruben Amaro Jr. was, "What else?" Ben Revere and Michael Young certainly... Read more

Charlie Manuel eager for next Phillies move

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The call was soon returned Monday and Michael Young was on the other end, speaking to his new manager. Charlie Manuel greeted his third baseman... Read more

Phillies confident Young can rebound

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The Phillies believe they have found a third baseman in Michael Young, a 36-year-old veteran who has not regularly played the position in two... Read more

Phils send Bonilla and Lindblom to Texas for Young

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UPDATE: Baseball sources have confirmed that the Phillies have completed the trade that will bring Michael Young to Philadelphia as the team's... Read more

Phillies acquire Revere for Worley and May

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NASHVILLE -- The Phillies acquired a center fielder Thursday and while the cost was not high in terms of dollars, it was substantial in terms... Read more

Schwimer could end being the guy who goes to Texas

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NASHVILLE -- If the Phillies are able to successfully complete a trade to acquire third baseman Michael Young from the Texas Rangers, the deal... Read more

Ellsbury an interesting option for Phillies

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NASHVILLE -- The domino effect that can occur whenever a team makes a move at the winter meetings may have created another center-field option... Read more

Shane Victorino signs $39 million deal with Boston

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Phillies never seriously considered a reunion with Shane Victorino. Now, their former centerfielder is a Boston... Read more