Shortstop Jimmy Rollins found no market for him as a free agent, but his return to the Phillies is a win for both.
The Philadelphia Phillies have reached agreement with shortstop Jimmy Rollins on a three-year, $33-million contract with a vesting option for a fourth year, a baseball source told ESPN.com.
The St. Louis Cardinals have reached agreement with shortstop Rafael Furcal on a two-year deal worth about $14 million, a baseball source told ESPN.com.
Despite contract disparities, Roy Halladay is "overjoyed" to be joined by Cliff Lee in the Philadelphia Phillies rotation.
A day after being traded from Houston, Roy Oswalt was a bit disoriented in his new environment, and it showed in his forgettable Phillies debut Friday.
Jason Bartlett, Nelson Cruz and Mark Reynolds are among the unheralded players who are posting All-Star-worthy numbers this season.
Mike Arbuckle, the man responsible for forming the nucleus of the Phillies' world championship club, has taken a job with the Royals as a senior adviser to general manager Dayton Moore.
Jimmy Rollins and Randy Johnson are among nine players who have put together impressive numbers in the final month of the season.
The Mets-Phillies weekend series was a showcase of two of the teams' star players: Chase Utley and David Wright.
The end of Jimmy Rollins' hitting streak coupled with three straight losses by the Phillies has made for an awful first week in Philadelphia.
Jimmy Rollins has played a huge role in keeping the Phillies in playoff contention, writes Jerry Crasnick.