Whiz Wit Sports was nominated for 2014 PHL 17's Philly Hot List - Best Local Blogger. Voting ends on September 7th and you can vote for Whiz Wit here.
The Philadelphia Flyers announced they will be inducting Eric Lindros, John LeClair and Eric Desjardins into the Flyers Hall of Fame during the 2014-15 season. Lindros and LeClair will both be honored on November 20th against the Minnesota Wild. Desjardins will be honored on February 19th against the Buffalo Sabres. More here.
Phillies have signed 16-year-old shortstop Jonathan Arauz from Panama for $600,000. More here.
The Phillies designated outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. for assignment last week then released him when he cleared waivers. The team has re-signed Gwynn to a minor league deal and he will report to Triple-A Lehigh Valley. More here.