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2005 Philadelphia Phillies

Trades and Transactions

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88-74, Finished 2nd in NL East (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Charlie Manuel (88-74)
GM: Ed Wade (Fired 10/10/2005), Farm Dir: Steve Noworyta, Scouting Dir: Marti Wolever
Scored 807 runs, Allowed 726 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 89-73

Ballparks: Citizens Bank Park · Attendance: 2,665,304 (9th of 16)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 105, Pitching - 104 · one-year: Batting - 106, Pitching - 105

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2004 / 2006 Trades and Transactions

Transactions listed are from November 1 of previous year to April 1 of the following year.

October 4, 2004

Jim Crowell granted Free Agency.

October 9, 2004

A.J. Hinch granted Free Agency.

Brian Powell granted Free Agency.

October 12, 2004

Shawn Wooten granted Free Agency.

October 14, 2004

Selected Aaron Fultz off waivers from the Minnesota Twins.

October 15, 2004

Mark Budzinski granted Free Agency.

Dave Coggin granted Free Agency.

Clay Condrey granted Free Agency.

Robert Ellis granted Free Agency.

Jason Jimenez granted Free Agency.

Pablo Ozuna granted Free Agency.

Jim Rushford granted Free Agency.

Bud Smith granted Free Agency.

Mark Smith granted Free Agency.

Ed Yarnall granted Free Agency.

October 28, 2004

Cory Lidle granted Free Agency.

Kevin Millwood granted Free Agency.

Todd Pratt granted Free Agency.

October 29, 2004

Signed Chris Coste as a free agent.

Signed Jim Rushford as a free agent.

Signed Danny Sandoval as a free agent.

Rheal Cormier granted Free Agency.

Doug Glanville granted Free Agency.

Roberto Hernandez granted Free Agency.

Todd Jones granted Free Agency.

Placido Polanco granted Free Agency.

November 1, 2004

Signed Mark Budzinski as a free agent.

Eric Milton granted Free Agency.

November 9, 2004

Eric Junge granted Free Agency.

November 15, 2004

Signed Clay Condrey as a free agent.

Signed Robert Ellis as a free agent.

Signed A.J. Hinch as a free agent.

Signed Aaron Myette as a free agent.

November 17, 2004

Signed Cory Lidle as a free agent.

November 18, 2004

Signed Mike Bacsik as a free agent.

December 3, 2004

Traded Felix Rodriguez to the New York Yankees. Received Kenny Lofton.

December 6, 2004

Selected Pedro Liriano off waivers from the Milwaukee Brewers.

December 7, 2004

Signed Rheal Cormier as a free agent.

Signed Todd Pratt as a free agent.

December 8, 2004

Signed Jon Lieber as a free agent.

December 13, 2004

Drafted Chris Gomez from the Baltimore Orioles in the 2004 rule 5 draft.

Drafted Shane Victorino from the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2004 rule 5 draft.

Jean Machi selected by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays in the 2004 minor league draft.

Signed Yohan Flande as an amateur free agent.

December 19, 2004

Signed Placido Polanco as a free agent.

December 20, 2004

Sold Chris Gomez to the Baltimore Orioles.

Sold Aaron Myette to Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles (Japan Pacific).

December 21, 2004

Lou Collier granted Free Agency.

Michel Hernandez granted Free Agency.

Jorge Padilla granted Free Agency.

Geoff Geary granted Free Agency.

Amaury Telemaco granted Free Agency.

Signed Geoff Geary as a free agent.

Signed Amaury Telemaco as a free agent.

December 29, 2004

Signed Jorge Padilla as a free agent.

January 11, 2005

Signed Terry Adams as a free agent.

January 19, 2005

Signed Jose Offerman as a free agent.

January 20, 2005

Signed Alex Prieto as a free agent.

January 21, 2005

Selected Edwin Moreno off waivers from the Texas Rangers.

February 4, 2005

Signed Juan Sosa as a free agent.

February 17, 2005

Signed Antonio Bastardo as an amateur free agent.

March 30, 2005

Released Amaury Telemaco.

April 1, 2005 (Standings)

Released Kevin Barker.

April 2, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Mike Smith as a free agent.

April 8, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Amaury Telemaco as a free agent.

April 25, 2005 (Standings)

Sent Alex Prieto to the Kansas City Royals as part of a conditional deal.

May 14, 2005 (Standings)

Traded Marlon Byrd to the Washington Nationals. Received Endy Chavez.

May 20, 2005 (Standings)

Released Jose Offerman.

May 24, 2005 (Standings)

Released Terry Adams.

June 7, 2005 (Standings)

Drafted Mike Costanzo in the 2nd round of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed June 7, 2005.

Drafted Matt Maloney in the 3rd round of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed June 23, 2005.

Drafted Josh Outman in the 10th round of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed June 10, 2005.

Drafted Tuffy Gosewisch in the 11th round of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed June 30, 2005.

Drafted Mike Zagurski in the 12th round of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed June 9, 2005.

Drafted Vance Worley in the 20th round of the 2005 amateur draft, but did not sign the player.

June 8, 2005 (Standings)

Traded Placido Polanco to the Detroit Tigers. Received Ramon Martinez and Ugueth Urbina.

June 9, 2005 (Standings)

Released Amaury Telemaco.

June 14, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Amaury Telemaco as a free agent.

July 4, 2005 (Standings)

Released Amaury Telemaco.

July 21, 2005 (Standings)

Traded Tim Worrell and cash to the Arizona Diamondbacks. Received Matt Kata.

August 1, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Jared Fernandez as a free agent.

August 2, 2005 (Standings)

Selected Aquilino Lopez off waivers from the Colorado Rockies.

August 10, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Brady Raggio as a free agent.

August 27, 2005 (Standings)

Traded Kelvin Pichardo (minors) to the San Francisco Giants. Received Michael Tucker.

October 3, 2005 (Standings)

Clay Condrey granted Free Agency.

October 11, 2005 (Standings)

A.J. Hinch granted Free Agency.

October 15, 2005 (Standings)

Mike Bacsik granted Free Agency.

Mark Budzinski granted Free Agency.

Chris Coste granted Free Agency.

Robert Ellis granted Free Agency.

Jared Fernandez granted Free Agency.

Edwin Moreno granted Free Agency.

Jorge Padilla granted Free Agency.

Brady Raggio granted Free Agency.

Randy Ruiz granted Free Agency.

Jim Rushford granted Free Agency.

October 25, 2005

Mike Smith granted Free Agency.

October 27, 2005

Ramon Martinez granted Free Agency.

Michael Tucker granted Free Agency.

Billy Wagner granted Free Agency.

October 29, 2005

Signed Clay Condrey as a free agent.

November 1, 2005

Todd Pratt granted Free Agency.

Ugueth Urbina granted Free Agency.

November 2, 2005

Kenny Lofton granted Free Agency.

November 15, 2005

Signed Chris Coste as a free agent.

November 24, 2005

Signed Aaron Myette as a free agent.

November 25, 2005

Traded Jim Thome and cash to the Chicago White Sox. Received a player to be named later, Daniel Haigwood (minors) and Aaron Rowand. The Chicago White Sox sent Gio Gonzalez (December 8, 2005) to the Philadelphia Phillies to complete the trade.

November 30, 2005

Signed Abraham Nunez as a free agent.

Signed Julio Santana as a free agent.

December 1, 2005

Signed Sal Fasano as a free agent.

December 2, 2005

Released Pedro Liriano.

December 6, 2005

Signed Tom Gordon as a free agent.

December 8, 2005

Purchased Chris Booker from the Detroit Tigers.

December 12, 2005

Traded Vicente Padilla to the Texas Rangers. Received a player to be named later. The Texas Rangers sent Ricardo Rodriguez (December 19, 2005) to the Philadelphia Phillies to complete the trade.

December 20, 2005

Signed Peter Bergeron as a free agent.

December 21, 2005

Endy Chavez granted Free Agency.

January 6, 2006

Selected Josh Kroeger off waivers from the Arizona Diamondbacks.

January 10, 2006

Signed Bobby Scales as a free agent.

Signed Dusty Wathan as a free agent.

Signed Matt White as a free agent.

January 13, 2006

Signed Ryan Franklin as a free agent.

January 27, 2006

Traded Jason Michaels to the Cleveland Indians. Received Arthur Rhodes.

January 28, 2006

Signed Joe Thurston as a free agent.

March 1, 2006

Signed Alex Gonzalez as a free agent.

March 15, 2006

Matt Kata selected by the Cincinnati Reds off waivers.

March 28, 2006

Traded Aquilino Lopez to the San Diego Padres. Received Trey Johnston (minors) and Matt Thayer (minors).

March 29, 2006

Signed Jim Rushford as a free agent.

Released Ricardo Rodriguez.

March 31, 2006

Purchased Jim Crowell from the Washington Nationals.

April 1, 2006

Released Tomas Perez.

Traded Jake Blalock (minors) and Rob Tejeda to the Texas Rangers. Received David Dellucci.

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