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Phillies trade Pat Neshek to Rockies for three prospects
By Brandon Apter, SportsTalkPhilly.com Editor 
With the trade deadline five days away, the Philadelphia Phillies made their first deal. On Wednesday, after the 9-0 rout of the Astros at Citizens Bank Park, the Phils announced they had acquired three prospects from the Colorado Rockies for Nation…
Phillies Reliever Pat Neshek Named to All-Star Team
The Phillies are not exactly flush with All-Stars in 2017.  But, the rules call for at least one player from each team to be named to the exhibition.   This year the Phillies representative will be reliever Pat Neshek.
Neshek has only been scored upon just twice in 2017...
Phillies Designate Andrew Bailey for Assignment
After Sunday's disappointing loss to the Atlanta Braves, Phillies manager Pete Mackanin hinted that there could be some roster moves coming.   The losing pitcher on Sunday, Andrew Bailey, will be that roster move.   The Phillies announced Tuesday afternoon that Bailey&a…
Phillies Rule 5 Pick Daniel Stumpf Suspended 80 Games
The Phillies received some disappointing news in their bullpen today, as reliever Daniel Stumpf was suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball for a violation of the joint drug agreement.  Stumpf was taken as a Rule 5 pick by the Phillies this offseason from the Kansas City Royals and made his…