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The same Phillies scout who signed Aaron Nola helped them land J.T. Realmuto | Matt Breen

The week that reshaped the Phillies would not have been possible, general manager Matt Klentak said, without area scout Mike Stauffer.

Phillies right-hander Jake Arrieta pitched last season with torn meniscus

The veteran is confident he'll be ready for the start of the season.

Whiffing on Bryce Harper, Manny Machado would not make Phillies offseason a failure, Matt Klentak says

"We’ve had an objectively excellent offseason, in my opinion. That doesn’t mean we’re going to stop trying," the general manager says.

Without Manny Machado, Phillies will let Maikel Franco and Scott Kingery compete at third base

Should Machado not end up in red pinstripes, the starting third baseman job will come down to two players who both had their fair share of struggles last season.

Phillies pitcher Jake Arrieta had knee surgery shortly before spring training

Also, righthander Jerad Eickhoff and outfielder Aaron Altherr are behind schedule because of injuries, and Gabe Kapler has a new slogan.

New Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto excited to play in hitter-friendly Citizens Bank Park

The Miami ballpark, with its large dimensions and lack of wind, presents one of the league’s stiffest hitting challenges. And it did Realmuto no favors. He hit just eight of his 21 homers last season at home.

Phillies roster: A look at every player at spring training

Meet the 60 players headed to Florida who will be trying to make the Phillies' opening-day roster.

Phillies in spring training: An improved team, but not the only one in the NL East

General manager Matt Klentak has made a series of improvements this winter and watched the other NL East teams bolster their rosters, too.

Hey Phillies fans, spring training is finally here | Extra Innings

The Phillies equipment truck has arrived in Clearwater, and the Phanatic’s hot-dog launcher has been unloaded at Spectrum Field.

Phillies trade for top catcher J.T. Realmuto, give up Sixto Sanchez and Jorge Alfaro

Realmuto is the best catcher in baseball and is under club control for the next two seasons, but the Phillies had to give up their top pitching prospect to make the trade.