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Ruben Amaro Jr. Says He Has To Think About Bringing Ken Giles Up Now

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Ken Giles, 23, has now pitched six scoreless innings and has five saves in five opportunities for the AA Reading Phillies. Giles, who talked to the WIP Morning Show last week, has only allowed one hit and two walks, while striking out 14 batters. 371 more words


Amaro On Rollins Benching: 'Sandberg Wants To Watch Some Other Guys Play'

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Jimmy Rollins hasn’t played in three consecutive Phillies Spring Training games. Rollins says manager Ryne Sandberg hasn’t told him why that is. General manager Ruben Amaro thinks it’s no big deal. 403 more words


Yep, That's Pretty Much It...

CBS Sports.com has been going through all the teams stating what it likes and dislikes about each one as well as making predictions. The one about the Phillies… 334 more words

Amaro: 'Significant Changes' Coming If Phillies Don't Win This Year

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It hasn’t been all good news for the Phillies during Spring Training.

The mood of the club seems to be positive, as the change from Charlie Manuel to Ryne Sandberg seems to be a welcome one to many players. 904 more words


Good Times Can't Last Forever

THE SUMMER OF 2004: I trade in my Ford Contour, the Contouriffic, which I had gotten a year earlier after a fender bender put an end to the Ford Escort era of my life. 1,571 more words


As if it wasn't bad enough being a Phillies fan...

*Bonus Post – simply because I loved how depressing this was for Phillies fans*

In an excellent article this morning, Baseball Prospectus wrote about the eight players they expect to decline in 2014. 62 more words

Dugout Perspective - MLB

Same Old Ruben

Ruben Amaro, Jr. recently had an interview with Ken Rosenthal at Fox Sports and, judging by his answers, really hasn’t made any adjustments to his philosophies. 1,303 more words