Shortly after news broke that Cole Hamels will not be ready for Opening Day, the Phillies reached agreement on a one-year, $16 million deal with free agent A.J. Burnett.
2014 spring training for the Philadelphia Phillies has opened with some unfortunate news. Ace Cole Hamels has reported behind schedule in his throwing program due to shoulder tendinitis.
Days after revealing their new alternate jersey for 2014, the Atlanta Braves have made another uniform related announcement.
The Philadelphia Phillies are adding two recently retired big leaguers - and two members of their 2008 World Series champion club - to their broadcast booth.