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Phillies discussing extension with catcher J.T. Realmuto

The Phillies have been “quietly trying” to negotiate a contract extension with star catcher J.T. Realmuto and his representatives, NBC Sports Philadelphia’s Jim Salisbury reports. It isn’t known how far

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Phillies reportedly eyeing Mike Moustakas, which would help team sign Gerrit Cole

Free-agent third baseman Mike Moustakas “is very much on the Phillies’ radar,” Jim Salisbury of NBC Sports Philadelphia writes. The 31-year-old Moustakas would provide an affordable, short-term Band-Aid at third for the

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Rangers, Phillies reportedly interested in Josh Donaldson

As the offseason drew near, it became obvious that star third baseman Josh Donaldson could again be a major early target. Teams wishing for top-level production without the lengthy commitment will

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Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto says Bryce Harper is not a ‘villain,’ just ‘misunderstood’

After spending one season as Bryce Harper’s teammate, Philadelphia Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto is at a loss over how the superstar slugger is saddled with such an unflattering reputation, saying

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Phillies to decline 2020 option on reliever Pat Neshek

The Phillies will decline their $7M club option on right-hander Pat Neshek, per MLB Network’s Jon Heyman (Twitter link). The veteran sidearmer will instead be paid a $750K buyout and

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The best MLB player at each position in 2019

If you could put together a starting lineup full of baseball’s best players, who would be included? The answer to that question will vary depending on who is asked, and

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Report: Phillies to hire Joe Girardi as next manager

The Chicago Cubs have decided on their next manager, and as of Thursday morning, the Philadelphia Phillies have done the same. Jim Salisbury of NBC Philly reports that the Phillies

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Is Buck Showalter actually a good fit with the Phillies?

For those inclined to believe that Buck Showalter is the perfect man for the Phillies managerial opening, Dan Connolly of The Athletic has a small dose of historical cool water

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Phillies reportedly fired Gabe Kapler due to late-season meltdowns

On Friday, shortly after Phillies owner John Middleton orchestrated the firing  of manager Gabe Kapler, he met with reporters (including Matt Breen of the Philadelphia Inquirer) to discuss the move

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Phillies reportedly waiting to determine fate of manager Gabe Kapler

Rumors have swirled that Gabe Kapler could be finished as the Phillies’ manager, though club ownership is taking its time in determining Kapler’s fate. NBC Sports Philadelphia’s Jim Salisbury tweets

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Chris Young out as Phillies’ pitching coach

Phillies pitching coach Chris Young will not return to the organization in that capacity next season, MLB.com’s Todd Zolecki reports. He’s been offered a different position within the organization. Phillies

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During wild card game, Nationals fan trolls Bryce Harper in epic fashion

Washington Nationals fans are still not over franchise cornerstone Bryce Harper leaving for the division rival Philadelphia Phillies ahead of the 2019 season. We saw some ugly things take place

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Bryce Harper: Gabe Kapler has ‘done a great job’ this season

Bryce Harper has given Gabe Kapler a much-needed vote of confidence, as the embattled Philadelphia Phillies manager finds himself on the hot seat. Harper’s first season in Philly will end

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Phillies’ J.T. Realmuto reportedly will need an MRI on his right knee

Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto is dealing with a right knee issue that will require an MRI, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports. Realmuto felt a “popping” in the back of his

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Phillies All-Star Jean Segura leaves game with hamstring injury

Already facing long odds to earn a playoff spot, the Philadelphia Phillies might have to play the remainder of the season without All-Star shortstop Jean Segura. The veteran left Thursday’s

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Dallas Keuchel says Phillies should be kicking themselves for not signing him

Dallas Keuchel has been hot over the last month, and his latest victim was the Philadelphia Phillies. Keuchel struck out six and allowed just one run over six innings, picking

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Don’t be surprised if Maikel Franco, Phillies part ways after season

This doesn’t exactly rate as a surprise, but third baseman Maikel Franco’s time with the Phillies is nearing an end, Matt Breen of the Philadelphia Inquirer observes. Although Franco has

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Bryce Harper sits out Saturday night and could also miss Sunday’s game

After being hit in the right hand with a Steven Matz pitch on Friday, Bryce Harper sat out the Phillies’ 5-0 win over the Mets on Saturday and could also

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Five MLB players who took a leap this year (and five who didn’t)

The 2019 MLB season has been one of the most entertaining in recent memory. Several big name rookies have burst onto the scene to become immediate stars, and the best

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Watch: Umpire Joe West falls on Rajai Davis in funny scene

Not only was Rajai Davis thrown out at home plate on Sunday night, but things got even more unpleasant when umpire Joe West fell on top of him. Davis pinch

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5 MLB pitchers who need to step up down the stretch

It’s do-or-die time for a number of Major League Baseball contenders. Pennant races are tight, particularly the wild card races, though there are some division battles that remain well worth

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Bryce Harper placed on paternity leave to be with wife as she delivers their son

Bryce Harper did not travel with the Philadelphia Phillies for their weekend series against the Miami Marlins. Instead, Harper was placed on paternity leave so he could be at home

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Phillies could increase Aaron Nola’s workload for playoff push

As the Phillies quest for a playoff berth intensifies, manager Gabe Kapler looks poised to increase his ace’s workload in hopes that Aaron Nola can carry the team to the promised land.

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Phillies place Roman Quinn on injured list again

The Phillies placed outfielder Roman Quinn on the 10-day injured list today, following his removal from Friday’s game with the Padres. It’s a right groin muscle strain for the 26-year-old

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Watch: Bryce Harper takes responsibility for Phillies firing coach

Technically, Harper is not wrong. He heads into Tuesday’s action hitting just .250 with a .372 on-base percentage. Harper also leads the National League with a whopping 137 strikeouts. As