Jesmuel Valentin

Phillies Reinstate Knapp, Summon Arano
The Phillies announced a few more roster moves on Tuesday afternoon.  First, starter Zach Eflin was placed on the 60-day disabled list, ending his season.  The move allowed the Phillies to promote pitcher Victor Arano.  Finally, catcher Andrew Knapp was activated f…
Phillies Promote 2B Scott Kingery to Triple-A
While the Phillies have been struggling to put together offense at the Major League level, the Phillies Minor League affiliates continue to showcase some of their top offensive talent.  One such talent, second baseman Scott Kingery, has been one of the more dominant bats not just in the Ph…
Phillies Prospect Valentin May Miss Rest of Season
The Phillies got some bad news on Monday regarding one of their promising young players.   Second baseman Jesmuel Valentin, who impressed the Phillies during Spring Training, dislocated his shoulder diving for a ball.  The injury means surgery for Valentin, and the recovery time is en…
Phillies Finalize Bullpen With Rodriguez, Morgan
The Phillies got much closer to finalizing their Opening Day roster Thursday morning.  The Phillies formally optioned right-handed reliever Luis Garcia to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.  The move means that the Phillies bullpen is now finalized and barring any unforeseen acquisitions, Joely …
Phillies Mailbag: Kendrick, Hellickson, Next Move?
Once again it is time for the weekly Phillies mailbag.  Submit your questions anytime on the Sports Talk Philly Facebook page or on Twitter at @FrankKlose.
What do the Phillies want with Howie Kendrick? Doesn't this block younger players...
Report: Phillies Discussed Cesar Hernandez Trade
One story line in the 2016 Phillies season was the emergence of second baseman Cesar Hernandez.  After being blocked by Chase Utley at his natural position and even playing some center field, 2016 was Hernandez's first full chance at an every day job...