Ryan Lawrence of the Philadelphia Daily News believes that the Phillies will have difficulty trading closer Jonathan Papelbon.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Phillies are trying to trade Jonathan Papelbon.
Phillies signed RHP Jeff Manship to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Phillies signed C Wil Nieves to a one-year contract.
Phillies acquired RHP Brad Lincoln from the Blue Jays for C Erik Kratz and LHP Rob Rasmussen.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Phillies will sign Wil Nieves.
The Phillies have tendered a contract to outfielder John Mayberry.
Phillies and INF Kevin Frandsen avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $900,000 contract.
Chad Durbin, 35, has announced his retirement.
Phillies re-signed C Carlos Ruiz to a three-year, $26 million contract.
Phillies signed INF Andres Blanco to a minor league contract.
The Phillies hired Bob McClure as pitching coach.
Phillies purchased the contract of C Tommy Joseph from Double-A Reading.
Phillies purchased the contract of OF Aaron Altherr from High-A Clearwater.
Phillies purchased the contract of OF Kelly Dugan from Double-A Reading.