One day after the Phillies designated Joe Savery for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster for A.J. Burnett, the left-handed reliever was claimed by the Oakland Athletics.
CLEARWATER, Fla. – A.J. Burnett’s signing with the Phillies became official Sunday morning.
The Lehigh Valley IronPigs' season ended on Monday, and with that, six players from the Phillies' Triple A affiliate were called up to the big-league club.
After Thursday night’s game, rookie pitcher Jonathan Pettibone said he will be shut down for three-to-six weeks after an MRI showed inflammation in his right rotator cuff with no structural damage
With Roy Halladay and Jonathan Pettibone pitching in rehab outings on Tuesday night and inching closer to possible returns, the Phillies had more updates on injured players to report before the ga