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Kendrick, Phillies Agree on One-Year Deal
Phillies and RHP Kyle Kendrick avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $7.675 million contract.
The veteran right-hander posted a disappointing 4.70 ERA last season but held a 3.61 mark over the two previous seasons.
Kendrick, 29, looked to be on his way to another strong season at the All-Star…
Double Platoon?
With yesterday's word that the Phillies are "likely going with what we've got," it's now time to diagnose why the team is stuck filling two outfield spots with Domonic Brown, Darin Ruf, John Mayberry and Laynce Nix, when one should still be filled:
They traded Hunter …
Phillies Sweep Marlins For Seventh Win in a Row
Escape.
Not that the Phillies didn't deserve to win 3-1 over the Marlins Wednesday. They did.
But between costly errors and a lights-out pitching performance from Josh Johnson, that was the vibe this game assumed. They easily could've lost...
It’s Official: Darin Ruf Gets The Call
With Sunday night's news that the Phillies will select from Double-A Reading the contract of Darin Ruf, who plays to the soft spot of this particular baseball man like no other, Charlie Manuel had to be beyond giddy.
But, considering the position he was in, facing the media for the first time s…