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What can the Phillies learn from King Pyrrhus of Epirus?

I’m developing matching calluses on my palm and forehead. This is Ruben Amaro’s fault. Every time the man speaks these days I face an uncontrollable instinct to bury my face in my hand with increasing haste, as if this could somehow shield me from his wanton disregard for reason. 797 more words

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We -- we -- Need New Ownership of the Phillies

“Ruben is not on the hot seat,” Montgomery explained during a back-and-forth with season ticket holders. “I think we have somebody whose experience working under two general managers served him well and positioned him to be very effective at his job.

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Could the Cubs be serious about Cole Hamels?

(Photo Credit—H. Rumph Jr./AP)

The Cubs making a claim for Cole Hamels could mean several different things. Often, when a team puts a claim on a player in August, it’s with the sole intent of stopping a division rival. 468 more words

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#TDGX Trade Deadline Strategy: Standing Pat

The trade deadline is quite frankly the main reason I enjoy playing fantasy baseball. I love trading. Who doesn’t love trading? Bring me to them, I’ll make ‘em an offer they can’t refuse. 1,102 more words

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Ruben Amaro is back! Well kind of...

Players to be named later, or cash! Chants of “Ruben! Ruben!” are filling Citizens Bank Park 84 more words

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The Fall of Ruben Amaro

Ruben Amaro Jr. has wasted his final trade deadline as General Manager of the Philadelphia Phillies. There’s no ifs, ands, or buts about it.

By now, the writing is more than on the wall. 638 more words

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast - August 5, 2014

The Rally Possum led the A’s to victory!

Meanwhile the Wild Card race makes sense and the Phillies front office is insanely dumb.

That and more in this episode of… 78 more words

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast