Phillies sign INF/OF Alexi Amarista to minors deal; more roster notes

The Phillies today announced they have signed veteran INF/OF Alexi Amarista to a minor league contract. He will report immediately to minor league camp. Amarista, 28, has been in the majors since 2010 and has played for the Angels, Padres, Rockies and was most recently released by the Detroit Tigers. Amarista hit .190 with 5 … Continue reading Phillies sign INF/OF Alexi Amarista to minors deal; more roster notes

Phils DFA Rupp, add RHP Drew Hutchison to roster

The Phillies this morning selected the contract of RHP Drew Hutchison. To make room for him on the roster, they designated catcher Cameron Rupp for assignment. Hutchison, who was trying to make a comeback to the majors with the Phillies, has had a great spring with the club and has certainly earned his spot on … Continue reading Phils DFA Rupp, add RHP Drew Hutchison to roster

Phillies announce Jake Arrieta debut date

Phillies manager Gabe Kapler announced today when ace Jake Arrieta will make his regular season debut for the Phillies. This is something Phillies fans have been anticipating since the club announced they signed the former Cy Young award winner to a 3-year, $75 million deal earlier this month. Luckily for Phillies fans, Arrieta will make … Continue reading Phillies announce Jake Arrieta debut date