Outfielder Quintin Berry, who has played just one game this season and has missed the last two weeks of the season with an infection was activated today from the disabled list. To make room on the roster, INF Keoni DeRenne was placed on the DL with a right shin contusion. Additionally, 27 year old RHP Ty Taubenheim was placed on the Reading roster. Reading had been down a pitcher since Bj Rosenberg went on the DL about 10 days ago. Taubenheim, 6’5, 255, spent last season at Indianapolis (AAA) going 7-9 with a 3.65 ERA in his 19 starts.
The injuries continue for the Phils, and the flavor of the day is Ryan Madson, who was placed on the DL with a broken toe, which was apparantly suffered AFTER his appearance on Wednesday. Antonio Bastardo was called up to Philadelphia without having unpacked his bags in Allentown, having been sent down just yesterday to make room for Brad Lidge.