Philadelphia Phillies

Bumgarner wants to stay with Giants
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Karl Buscheck
December 04, 2019 - 3:38 pm
Madison Burmgarner, the longtime Giants ace, and now, free agent, would like to stick around at Oracle Park, per USA Today Sports' Bob Nightengale . The trick is that the feeling doesn't seem to be mutual. "Bumgarner has pitched his entire career with the Giants, and his preference is to stay, but...
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Madison Bumgarner is going to get paid
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Karl Buscheck
December 04, 2019 - 1:04 pm
For baseball fans, writers, reporters, observers — and executives — in and around San Francisco, there’s one big takeaway from Zack Wheeler’s purported $118-million payday with the Philadelphia Phillies: holy crap, Madison Bumgarner is going to get paid. Wheeler gets five years and $118 million. —...
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Karl Buscheck
October 10, 2019 - 9:08 am
Add another name to the reported list of candidates in the running to succeed three-time World Series champion Bruce Bochy. Gabe Kapler immediately becomes a strong candidate for the #SFGiants managerial opening. He and Farhan Zaidi had a strong relationship with the #Dodgers together. — Bob...
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Karl Buscheck
April 12, 2019 - 8:52 am
April isn’t even halfway over but the Philadelphia Phillies are already checking in on Madison Bumgarner, according to Jon Morosi, the baseball insider for MLB Network, Fox Sports and MLB Network Radio. Asked if this is the year the Giants finally trade the World Series hero, Morosi answered in the...
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Karl Buscheck
February 28, 2019 - 12:31 pm
Suffice it to say that Greg Papa thinks the Giants were smart to not dole out a 13-year, $330 million deal to Bryce Harper. That’s the pact that the right fielder and the Phillies struck. Would you want Bryce Harper on these terms? pic.twitter.com/aIc7uGtqJQ — 95.7 The Game (@957thegame) February...
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Karl Buscheck
February 28, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Bryce Harper will not becoming to Oracle Park. As first reported by MLB Network's Jon Heyman , the right fielder is joining the Phillies for $330 million. According to ESPN's Jeff Passan, the deal is worth 13 years and does not include any opt outs. Bryce Harper’s deal with the Phillies will be for...
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Karl Buscheck
February 26, 2019 - 12:06 pm
There is perhaps no better proof that the Bryce Harper saga has gone on too long than the following tweet from @smashmouth: "We are hearing Giants ownership/upper mgmt might not be on the same page as Zaidi regarding Harper. They want to offer a long term contract like they did with Bonds and Zaidi...
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Karl Buscheck
February 25, 2019 - 8:38 am
Add another name to the list of reported contenders for Bryce Harper. MLB.com’s Jesse Sanchez has the specifics: Sources: The Dodgers are back in the mix for Bryce Harper. Club officials, including manager Dave Roberts, were seen in Las Vegas on Sunday. https://t.co/cBRqZx4kOO — Jesse Sanchez (@...
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Karl Buscheck
February 21, 2019 - 10:15 am
The pursuit of Bryce Harper, who has long been at loggerheads with his reported suitors, is reportedly drawing close to a close. According to Matt Breen of the Philly Inquirer, Philly Daily News and Philly.com, the Phillies are “confident” they land Harper. Here’s how Breen puts it: “The Phillies,...
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Karl Buscheck
February 20, 2019 - 8:52 am
Another day, another report surrounding the protracted free agency of one Bryce Harper. A day after SNY’s Andy Martino tweeted that Harper is “unsure” of signing up with the Phillies, he sent out the following scrap: It’s unclear how big a contract Giants will/have offered to Bryce Harper, but...
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