Philadelphia Phillies Add Ty Wigginton

20 11 2011

Ty Wigginton Traded to Philadelphia PhillesThe Philadelphia Phillies acquired utility man Ty Wigginton from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for a player to be named or cash according the Rockies’ official Twitter feed (link).


Phils’ Still Hot For Spilborghs

21 07 2009

by Michael DeLuca

The are other things going in the Phils’ front office aside from Roy Halladay discussions.  Recently, the team was Spilborghsrumored to be considering a trade for Washington Nationals OF Josh Willingham.  A while back, they nearly traded J.A. Happ for Jason Marquis and Ryan Spilborghs.  Though they are apparently no longer pursuing Marquis (and likely now view Happ as more valuable than Marquis), the team apparently is still trying to acquire Spilborghs.

According to’s Ken Rosenthal, “The Phillies, who continue to pursue a right-handed hitter, surely noticed that outfielder Ryan Spilborghs did not start in any of the Rockies’ first four games after the break. Read the rest of this entry »