Eagles Trade JJAW to Seattle for Ugo Amadi

The J.J. ArcegaWhiteside era is officially over in Philadelphia. JJAW, the Birds second round pick in 2019, has been dealt to the Pacific Northwest for defensive back Ugo Amadi.

JJAW’s official Eagles stat line: 16 REC, 290 YDS, 1 TD, and countless special teams plays.

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Bryce Harper Takes BP, Timetable for His Return Revealed

Philadelphia Phillies designated hitter Bryce Harper took to Instagram to update fans on his status. Needless to say, Phillies fans will be fired up over the update.

Harper taking outdoor batting practice is the first step in his eventual return to the lineup. If all goes well, Harper will progress to “high velocity” hitting in the indoor cage, and then a minor league rehabilitation assignment. The target date for his return is “September-ish” according to NBC Sports Philadelphia’s Jim Salisbury.

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Philadelphia Flyers and Zack MacEwen Agree to a Contract

The Philadelphia Flyers and forward Zack MacEwen agreed to a contract on Tuesday according to the organ-I-zation. The contract is a one-year deal with an average annual value (AAV) of $925,000. per the official release.

MacEwen had originally filed for salary arbitration.

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Phillies Trade for Noah Syndergaard

The Philadelphia Phillies have acquired starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard from the Los Angeles Angels. The Phillies have sent OF Mickey Moniak and prospect Jadiel Sánchez to LA to complete the deal.

Syndergaard is 5-8 with a 3.83 ERA, 64 Ks, and a 1.213 WHIP this season. Scouts have raved about “Thor’s” new approach to pitching two-years removed from Tommy John surgery. Syndergaard signed a one-year, $21 million “prove it” deal with the Halos before the season.

As for the players the Phillies traded away.

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2022 MLB Trade Deadline: Phillies Trade for OF Brandon Marsh, P David Robertson

The Philadelphia Phillies confirmed a pair of trades made before the 2022 MLB trade deadline. The club acquired outfielder Brandon Marsh from the Los Angeles Angels and reliever David Robertson from the Chicago Cubs, respectively.

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Bryce Harper Injury Update: MV3 Has Pins Removed

The Philadelphia Phillies have received some good news on the injury front. Designated hitter Bryce Harper had the pins removed from his surgically repaired left thumb according to MLB.com’s Todd Zolecki. The reigning NL MVP will begin a hitting program immediately.

However, a timetable for a rehab assignment and return to the lineup is unknown.

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2022 MLB Trade Deadline: Phillies Targeting Starting Pitching, Unwilling to Move Top Prospects

The Athletic’s Jayson Stark is reporting the Philadelphia Phillies have been targeting starting pitching ahead of Tuesday’s MLB trade deadline. Specifically, the Phillies are looking for a playoff-caliber starter.

The Phillies currently have a one-game lead over the St. Louis Cardinals for the final NL Wild Card spot. And Red October is in sight for the first time in over a decade.

So, while the Phillies are “in” on a starter, they’re also reportedly not willing to include any top prospects.

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2022 MLB Trade Deadline: Phillies Trade for Edmundo Sosa

We have a trade! No folks, it’s nothing earth shattering.

The Phillies have acquired shortstop Edmundo Sosa from St. Louis. Left-handed reliever JoJo Romero was sent the Cards to complete the deal.

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