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Philadelphia Sports Coverage: Phillies, Eagles, Sixers, Flyers
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Former Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels will join the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to Jon Heyman of MLB Network. Continue reading
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Kyle Collington and Kevin Durso take a closer look at the newest Flyers, including one familiar face returning, plus look ahead to what could be the last order of business for the offseason. In light of that, they also look at if Chuck Fletcher's active offseason has made the team better. Continue reading
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The Phillies landed three players at the July 30 MLB Trade Deadline, and will consider starter Cole Hamels for stretch run Continue reading
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The Phillies reacquired shortstop Freddy Galvis in a trade with the Baltimore Orioles. Continue reading
The Phillies are reportedly close to a deal to land the Opening Day starter and current closer of the Texas Rangers. Continue reading
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According to a report, the Phillies are one of the teams interested in Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton. Continue reading
According to MLB.com's Mark Feinsand, the Phillies are making a strong push for Texas Rangers starter Kyle Gibson Continue reading
The Phillies swapped minor leaguers with the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday, acquiring left-handed pitcher Braden Ogle. Continue reading
The Phillies have been quiet so far this trade deadline. The issue, according to a report, is that the Phillies have little in trade capital. Continue reading
The Flyers appear to be done for the offseason, outside of re-signing Carter Hart and Travis Sanheim, and are hoping a majority of their acquisitions turn out to be wins on "quality bets." Continue reading
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Phillies prospect Rafael Marchan has been pulled from Double-A Reading's lineup as the trade deadline approaches. Continue reading
The Phillies reportedly may be a suitor for Colorado Rockies starter Jon Gray. Continue reading
Veteran forward Nate Thompson returns to the Flyers as another free agent acquisition, signing a one-year, $800,000 deal. Continue reading
Entering free agency, one area the Flyers needed to address was adding another goaltender. They did so quickly as free agency opened, signing goalie Martin Jones to a one-year, $2 million deal. Continue reading
As the market opens, the Flyers are still not finished yet. They will definitely be signing a goalie, likely on the opening day of free agency on Wednesday. Don’t rule out the addition of another forward as well to provide some added depth in that department. With those things in mind, here are a few candidates at each position that the Flyers could target in free agency. Continue reading
The Phillies and Pirates were close to a deal for lefty starter Tyler Anderson; instead Anderson has been traded to the Mariners Continue reading
According to reports, the Phillies are close to acquiring starting pitcher Tyler Anderson from the Pittsburgh Pirates Continue reading
Another veteran defenseman has been added to the mix. The Flyers have signed Keith Yandle to a one-year deal worth $900,000. Continue reading
The Flyers announced they have re-signed defenseman Sam Morin to a one-year, $750,000 deal. In addition, they extended qualifying offers to forwards Connor Bunnaman and David Kase, defenseman Travis Sanheim, and goalie Carter Hart. They did not qualify an offer to forward Pascal Laberge. Continue reading
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Kyle Collington and Kevin Durso are here to discuss the four trades the Flyers made this week, going through each trade, as well as looking at GM Chuck Fletcher's comments about gaining more energy and changing the mood in the locker room. Continue reading
Travis Jankowski is the latest Phillies player to be placed on COVID protocols Continue reading
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For the better part of a decade, the Flyers have utilized the same core group and struggled to consistently put together successful seasons. After their most frustrating one to date, Fletcher knew action was necessary. “We just can’t keep bringing the same players back year after year and expect different results. We had to make changes this year,” Fletcher said. Continue reading
The Flyers entered Day 2 of the NHL Draft with six picks and made each of them with no more trades taking place to move draft capitals and acquire or move additional picks. Continue reading
The Phillies have claimed South Jersey native Tyler Phillips on waivers from the Texas Rangers, as Adam Haseley hits the COVID-related IL. Continue reading
According to a report, the Phillies are looking at Cubs relievers Craig Kimbrel and Andrew Chafin Continue reading