Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that teams have been "unsure about devoting $6-8 million, plus incentives" to Cliff Lee.
Phillies acquired RHP Yoervis Medina from the Pirates for LHP Jesse Biddle.
Phillies signed LHP Edgar Ibarra to a minor league contract.
Pirates sent RHP Yoervis Medina outright to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Phillies claimed LHP Bobby LaFromboise off waivers from the Angels.
SB Nation's Chris Cotillo reports that Jerome Williams recently underwent surgery on his Achilles.
Angels designated LHP Bobby LaFromboise for assignment.
Phillies signed OF David Lough to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Matt Harrison (back) isn't expected to be ready for spring training.
Phillies manager Pete Mackanin indicated Tuesday that Ryan Howard could be platooned against left-handed pitching in 2016.
Todd Zolecki of MLB.com writes that Peter Bourjos is expected to have one of the starting jobs in the Phillies' outfield.
Phillies manager Pete Mackanin on Tuesday said of Aaron Nola and Jerad Eickhoff that "I would think they’d be in the rotation somewhere."
Pirates designated RHP Yoervis Medina for assignment.
Phillies signed C/OF/1B Jake Fox to a minor league contract.
Phillies and RHP Jeremy Hellickson avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $7 million contract.