The outcome seems likely to fall at one of the extreme ends of the spectrum: lunacy or brilliance, with little in between.
The No. 1 overall pick in 2013 was removed from the Phillies' 40-man roster, with the team electing to protect four other pitching prospects ahead of next month's Rule 5 draft.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Retired star pitcher Roy Halladay sped his small sports plane low over the Gulf of Mexico minutes before his fatal crash two weeks ago, climbing sharply in the final seconds before diving into the water, federal investigators said in a preliminary report released Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) - Chipper Jones, Jim Thome and Omar Vizquel are among 19 first-time candidates on the Baseball Writers' Association of America ballot for baseball's Hall of Fame.
The first Grapefruit League game is scheduled for Feb. 23 against the Blue Jays.
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Jim Gott pitched in 554 big-league games for four different teams but has never served as a coach in the majors.
For now, it is the Phillies' way of suggesting to other teams they are not required to trade an infielder while juggling some combination of Cesar Hernandez, J.P. Crawford, Freddy Galvis and Maikel Franco.
A major-league clubhouse is a far different place than one in the South Atlantic League. But in Greenville, South Carolina, but Gabe Kapler showed 10 years ago how he might approach his new job as Phillies manager.
Former Blue Jays teammate Chris Carpenter talks about the time he and Roy Halladay dared to swim in the Amazon River.
A public memorial service for former Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay was held Tuesday at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Fla., the Phillies’ spring training home
"Ultimately," Matt Klentak said, "it's going to come down to Gabe's comfort level with the person, because that person has to be an important sounding board for the manager."
If the Phillies were closer to contention, they could be compelled to acquire the 28-year-old slugger.