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Philadelphia Phillies baseball team members from the left, manager Joe Girardi, players Didi Gregorius and Zack Wheeler, and general manager Matt Klentak take part in a news conference to introduce Gregorius and Wheeler in Philadelphia, Monday, Dec. 16, 2019.  (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Gregorius, Wheeler excited for new new start with Phillies

Dec. 16, 2019 6:19 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Didi Gregorius was struggling in his first season with the New York Yankees after replacing franchise icon Derek Jeter when manager Joe Girardi assured him he would be the starting shortstop despite a bad slump. "It was really strong for me," Gregorius said Monday after Girardi helped...

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2019, file photo, New York Mets starting pitcher Zack Wheeler (45) winds up during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, in New York. Two people familiar with the deal say the Philadelphia Phillies and right-hander Zack Wheeler have agreed on a five-year, $118 million contract.
Both people spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, because they weren't authorized to announce the signing. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

Girardi says Wheeler and Nola to be Phillies' co-aces

Dec. 9, 2019 7:58 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Joe Girardi views Aaron Nola and Zack Wheeler as his co-aces. “I think you're going to have a 1 and a 1A with him and Nola," the first-year Philadelphia Phillies manager said Monday after Wheeler's $118 million, five-year contract was announced. “When you look at what he's...

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2019, file photo, New York Mets starting pitcher Zack Wheeler (45) winds up during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, in New York. Two people familiar with the deal say the Philadelphia Phillies and right-hander Zack Wheeler have agreed on a five-year, $118 million contract.
Both people spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, because they weren't authorized to announce the signing. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

AP sources: Wheeler, Phillies agree to $118M, 5-year deal

Dec. 5, 2019 12:29 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies filled their biggest need quickly. Right-hander Zack Wheeler and the Phillies agreed to a $118 million, five-year contract, two people familiar with the deal told The Associated Press on Wednesday. Both people spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because...