Carlos Ruiz Traded to the Dodgers

The end of Carlos Ruiz' tenure with the Phillies was going to be coming to an end soon, but the Phillies moved up the process Thursday when they traded him to the Los Angeles Dodgers for a veteran catcher and young pitcher.
August 25, 2016

Dodgers acquire Carlos Ruiz from Phillies

The Dodgers acquired Carlos Ruiz from the Phillies in exchange for A.J. Ellis and more.
August 25, 2016

Phillies' Howard, Ruiz clear waivers

As the waiver trade deadline draws nearer, more players are clearing waivers, as Ryan Howard and Carlos Ruiz are the latest to have done so.
August 24, 2016

Rounding up the Phillies Trade Rumors

Last year, the talk was all about Cole Hamels, where he would wind up and who the Phillies would get for him. This year, it's a lesser target in Jeremy Hellickson, but there's still pretty much speculation about him and other Phillies players.
July 28, 2016

The Value of Keeping Ruiz and/or Howard

Carlos Ruiz and Ryan Howard could both be on their way out in the next few days. The thing is though, there might be a value to hanging onto the two career-long Phillies for the rest of the season.
July 28, 2016

The Kids Still Have a lot to Learn

While we're all enjoying watching the young players look to make their mark on the Phillies, there's still a lot of coaching and on-the-job training that has to go on. Call it the innocence of youth, or whatever you want to call it, but kids will be kids.
June 24, 2016

Reds Sweep Phillies out of Cincinnati

After losing the first two games of the season because of bullpen meltdowns, the Phillies fell again in the series finale against Cincinnati, losing 10-6. The good news is that veterans Ryan Howard and Carlos Ruiz homered in the losing cause.
April 7, 2016

Notes from the Futures Series, Game One

Over 9,200 fans packed into Reading's FirstEnergy Stadium to see a group of the top Phillies prospects face the 2016 Phillies and a few extra players still on the spring training roster. The night was full of big moments in the Phillies 19-4 win.
March 31, 2016