Philadelphia Phillies trade Jim Thome to Baltimore Orioles
UPDATE (6:10 p.m. ET): The Phillies and Orioles have agreed to a trade for Jim Thome and will announce the trade after both teams' games are complete Saturday, Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports. The Phillies get pitcher Kyle Simon and catcher Gabriel Lino in exchange.
Source: #Orioles acquire Thome. Deal to be announced after #Phillies’ and O’s games are complete. Talks first reported by @JSalisburyCSN. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) June 30, 2012
ORIGINAL:The Philadelphia Phillies are discussing a trade that would send Jim Thome to the Baltimore Orioles, Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia's Jim Salisbury reported.
Source tells me Phillies and Orioles are talking seriously about a deal involving Jim Thome. Thome still with Phils in Miami — Jim Salisbury (@JSalisburyCSN) June 30, 2012