Archive: 2009 Off-Season and Regular Season Transactions

2009 Transactions (10/03/08 thru 09/30/09):

9/30/09
Clean-Up Transactions Per Baseball America:
Reinstated from DL: RHP Heitor Correa, RHP Tristan Crawford, RHP Justin DeFratus, RHP Eric Massingham, RHP Mauricio Romero, RHP Colby Shreve, RHP Zack Sterner, LHP Matt German, LHP Jason Mackintosh, LHP Jared Simon, C Brendan Akashian, 3B Orlando Guevara, SS Jeremy Barnes, OF Fabio Murakami
Reinstated from inactive list: RHP Kyle Drabek, RHP Chris Kissock, RHP Drew Naylor, RHP Brian Rosenberg, LHP Cedrick Bowers, C Joel Naughton, 1B Karl Bolt, 2B Brad Harman, 3B Tim Kennelly, 3B Terry Tiffee

9/14/09
Lakewood – Andrew Carpenter (RHP) optioned from Philadelphia; TJ Warren (OF) placed on the disabled list

9/11/09
Phillies recalled Andrew Carpenter (RHP) from Lehigh Valley

9/9/09
Phillies recalled Sergio Escalona (LHP), purchased the contract of Andy Tracy (INF) from Lehigh Valley, and released Rodrigo Lopez (RHP)
Lehigh Valley – added Carlos Leon (INF) from Reading
Reading – added Michael Taylor (OF) from Lehigh Valley disabled list; added Tuffy Gosewich (C) from Lehigh Valley; added Fidel Hernandez (INF) from Clearwater
Gulf Coast – added Jorge Guerra (C) from Reading

9/7/09
Reading – added Carlos Leon (INF) from Lehigh Valley

9/6/09
Phillies recalled John Mayberry (OF) and Kyle Kendrick (RHP) from Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley – added Gus Milner (OF) from Clearwater; added Pat Overholt from Reading

9/4/09
Lehigh Valley – Joe Bisenius (RHP) and Steven Register (RHP) outrighted from Philadelphia
Reading – added Jorge Guerra (C) from Clearwater; placed Tim Kennelly (C) and Brad Harman (INF) on the temporary inactive list
Clearwater – added Francisco Diaz (C) from Gulf Coast; Joel Naughton (C) outrighted from Philadelphia

9/3/09
Phillies purchased the contract of Paul Hoover (C) from Lehigh Valley; designated Steven Register (RHP) and Joel Naughton (C) for assignment
Reading – Antonio Bastardo (LHP) optioned from Philadelphia; Brad Harman (INF) outrighted from Philadelphia and activated from disabled list
Clearwater – activated Luis Ramon Arzeno (C) from the disabled list
Lakewood – added Luke Wertz (RHP) and Sebastian Valle (C) from Williamsport; placed Heitor Correa (RHP) and Justin DeFratus (RHP) on the disabled list

9/2/09
Clearwater – added Jordan Ellis (RHP) from Lakewood
Lakewood – added Austin Hyatt (RHP) from Williamsport

9/1/09
Phillies recalled Jack Taschner (LHP) from Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley – activated Jorge Valendia (INF) from the disabled list; added Tim Gradoville (C) from Reading coaching staff; placed Cedric Bowers (LHP) and Terry Tiffee (INF) on the temporary inactive list
Reading – added Carlos Monasterios (RHP) from Clearwater; added Tyson Brummett (RHP) from Clearwater and placed him on the disabled list; placed BJ Rosenberg (RHP) on the temporary inactive list
Clearwater – added Rob Roth (RHP) from Lakewood
Lakewood – added Korey Noles (LHP) from Williamsport
Williamsport – added Mike Bolsenbroek (RHP) from Gulf Coast

8/31/09
Phillies purchased contract of John Ennis (RHP) from Lehigh Valley; designated Brad Harman (INF) for assignment
Reading – added Michael Schwimer (RHP) from Clearwater; placed Kyle Drabek (RHP) on the temporary inactive list
Gulf Coast – added Brody Colvin (RHP)

8/27/09
Clearwater – activated Yonderman Rodriguez (INF) from the disabled list; placed Luis Ramon Arzeno (C) on the disabled list

8/25/09
Lakewood – added Brian Gump (OF) from Gulf Coast; placed Brendan Akashain (C) on the disabled list
Gulf Coast – released Harol Tolentino (RHP)

8/24/09
Lehigh Valley – activated Brian Mazone (LHP) from the disabled list; placed Michael Taylor (OF) on the disabled list
Reading – added Freddy Galvis (INF) from Clearwater
Clearwater – added Jorge Guerra (C) from Gulf Coast

8/23/09
Phillies selected the contract of Miguel Cairo (INF) from Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley – added Carlos Leon (INF) from Reading
Reading – placed Brad Harman (INF) on the disabled list

8/22/09
Williamsport – added Jonathan Villar (INF) from Gulf Coast; placed Jeremy Barnes (INF) on the disabled list

8/21/09
Clearwater – added Tyson Brummett (RHP) from Reading disabled list; placed Tristan Crawford (RHP) on the disabled list
Lakewood – activated Brendan Akashain (C) from the disabled list
Gulf Coast – added Steven Inch (RHP)

8/19/09
Williamsport – added Justin Beal (RHP) from Gulf Coast; placed Eric Massingham (RHP) on the disabled list

8/18/09
Clearwater – activated Julian Sampson (RHP) from the disabled; placed Yonderman Rodriguez (INF) on the disabled list
Gulf Coast – released Kyle Slate (RHP)

8/17/09
Clearwater – added Jesus Villegas Andino (INF) from Lakewood
Gulf Coast – added Kyrell Hudson (OF)

8/15/09
Gulf Coast – signed Jesse Zuber (RHP) as non-drafted free agent

8/14/09
Lehigh Valley – added Tuffy Goosewich (C) from Reading
Reading – added Kevin Nelson (C) from Lehigh Valley
Williamsport – added Colin Kleven (LHP) and placed him on the disabled list

8/13/09
Lehigh Valley – placed Brian Mazone (LHP) on the disabled list
Reading – added Pat Overholt (RHP) from Lehigh Valley; released Francisco Butto (RHP)
Clearwater – added Esmelvin Jimenez (LHP) from Gulf Coast
Lakewood – added Santo Hernandez (RHP) from Clearwater; placed Brendan Akashian (C) on the disabled list

8/12/09
Lehigh Valley – Kyle Kendrick (RHP) optioned from Philadelphia; added Joe Bisenius (RHP) from Clearwater
Reading – added Alex Concepcion (RHP); activated Tuffy Gosewich (C) from disabled list; Tim Gradoville (C) returned to full-time coach
Clearwater – added Tristan Crawford (RHP) from Reading

8/11/09
Lakewood – activated Harold Garcia (INF) from the disabled list

8/10/09
Lehigh Valley – Rodrigo Lopez (RHP) optioned from Philadelphia
Gulf Coast – added Ryan Bollinger (INF)

8/8/09
Lehigh Valley – released Pablo Ozuna (INF)

8/7/09
Reading – added BJ Rosenberg (RHP) from Lakewood; placed Tyson Brummett (RHP) on the disabled list; added Steve Susdorf (OF) from Clearwater; Jeremy Slayden (OF) retired

8/4/09
Reading – placed Orlando Guevara (C) on the disabled list; signed Tim Gradoville (C) as player/coach
Williamsport – added Chad Poe (RHP) from Gulf Coast

8/3/09
Clearwater – activated Luis Ramon Arenzo (C) from the disabled list
Lakewood – added Matthew Way (LHP) from Williamsport; added Jesus Villegas Andino (INF) from Clearwater disabled list
Gulf Coast – added Francisco Diaz (C) from Clearwater

8/2/09
Lakewood – placed Harold Garcia (INF) and Jared Simon (RHP) on the disabled list

8/1/09
Reading – added Dominic Brown (OF) and Mike Cisco (RHP) from Clearwater
Clearwater – added Gus Milner (OF) from Reading and Joe Bisenius (RHP) from Reading disabled list; activated Walter Tejeda (LHP) from the disabled list

7/31/09
Lehigh Valley – added Joe Savery (LHP) from Reading
Reading – added Francisco Butto (RHP) and Tyson Brummett (RHP) from Lehigh Valley; released Angel Castro (RHP)

7/30/09
Lehigh Valley – Steven Register (RHP) and John Mayberry (OF) optioned from Philadelphia; added Francisco Butto (RHP) and Kevin Nelson (C) from Reading
Reading – added Orlando Guevara (C) from Clearwater
Clearwater – added Francisco Diaz (C) from Gulf Coast
Gulf Coast – activated Jarred Cosart (RHP) from disabled list

7/29/09
Phillies traded Carlos Carrasco (RHP), Jason Donald (INF), Lou Marson (C), and Jason Knapp (RHP) to the Cleveland Indians for Cliff Lee (LHP) and Ben Francisco (OF)
Reading – added Scott Mathieson (RHP) from Clearwater; placed Jason Mackintosh (LHP) on the disabled list

7/28/09
Lehigh Valley – activated Jason Donald (INF) from the disabled list
Reading – added Mike Spidale (OF) from Lehigh Valley
Clearwater – activated Joel Naughton (C) from the disabled list; placed Luis Ramon Arenzo (C) on the disabled list
Gulf Coast – released Jakub Sladuk (INF)

7/26/09
Lehigh Valley – added Tyson Brummett (RHP) from Reading
Clearwater – added Edgar Garcia (RHP) from Reading disabled list

7/25/09
Phillies recalled Kyle Kendrick (RHP) and Steven Register (RHP) from Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley – Andrew Carpenter (RHP) optioned from Philadelphia
Clearwater – activated Orlando Guevara (C) from the disabled list
Williamsport – added Darin Ruf (INF) from Gulf Coast
Gulf Coast – added Jorge Guerra (C) from Clearwater

7/24/09
Lehigh Valley – added Alex Concepcion (RHP) from Reading
Reading – added Tristan Crawford (RHP) from Clearwater

7/23/09
Phillies recalled Andrew Carpenter (RHP) and selected the contract of Tyler Walker (RHP) from Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley – added Pat Overholt (RHP) from Reading
Reading – added Sergio Escalona (LHP) from Lehigh Valley
Gulf Coast – added Jonathan Singleton (INF)

7/22/09
Clearwater – placed Walter Tejeda (LHP) on the disabled list; added Tristan Crawford (RHP)

7/21/09
Phillies acquired Tristan Crawford (RHP) from the Grand Prairie AirHogs
Lehigh Valley – Tyler Walker (RHP) outrighted from Philadelphia
Clearwater – placed Joel Naughton (C) on the disabled list; added Jorge Guerra (C) from Gulf Coast
Lakewood – added TJ Warren (OF) from Williamsport
Williamsport – added Zach Collier (OF) from Lakewood

7/20/09
Lakewood – added Kyle Lafrentz (C) from Williamsport
Williamsport – added Ryan Gugel (C) from Lakewood; added Korey Noles (LHP) from Gulf Coast
Gulf Coast – added Esmelvin Jimenez (LHP) from Williamsport

7/18/09
Lakewood – added Eryk McConnell (RHP) from Gulf Coast

7/17/09
Phillies designated Tyler Walker (RHP) for assignment
Clearwater – activated Freddy Galvis (INF) and Dominic Brown (OF) from the disabled list; placed Orlando Guevara (C) and Jesus Villegas Andino (INF) on the disabled list

7/16/09
Lehigh Valley – added Michael Taylor (OF) from Reading
Reading – added Tim Kennelly (C/OF) from Clearwater; placed Tuffy Gosewich (C) on the disabled list; activated Kyle Drabek (RHP) from the temporary inactive list
Clearwater – added Scott Mathieson (RHP) from Lehigh Valley disabled list; activated Orlando Guevara (C) from the temporary inactive list; placed Julian Sampson (RHP) on the disabled list
Lakewood – placed Jason Knapp (RHP) on the disabled list

7/14/09
Gulf Coast – signed Harol Tolentino (LHP)

7/10/09
Phillies designated Chris Coste (C) for assignment, he was claimed by Houston
Reading – placed Kyle Drabek (RHP) on temporary inactive list; added Francisco Butto (RHP) from Lehigh Valley

7/9/09
Gulf Coast – added Ely Izturriaga (LHP) from VZL Phillies

7/8/09
Gulf Coast – added Aaron Altherr (OF)

7/7/09
Lehigh Valley – optioned Jack Taschner (LHP) from Philadelphia – On July 3 the Phillies designated Taschner for assignment and attempted to trade him. They were unsuccessful in trading him so instead they used his remaining option year
Reading – added Pat Overholt (RHP) from Lehigh Valley

7/5/09
Lehigh Valley – Sergio Escalona (LHP) optioned from Philadelphia; placed Jorge Velandia (INF) on the disabled list

7/3/09
Phillies signed Lino Martinez (LHP) as an amatuer free agent out of Venezuela
Phillies purchased the contract of Rodrigo Lopez (RHP) from Lehigh Valley; Designated Jack Taschner (LHP) for assignment
Lehigh Valley – added Pat Overholt (RHP) from Reading

6/30/09
Phillies recalled Sergio Escalona (LHP) from Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley – acquired Brian Mazone (LHP) from Los Angeles Dodgers organization for cash considerations

6/29/09
Reading – added Yohan Flande (LHP) from Clearwater; released Sam Walls (RHP)
Clearwater – added Tyler Cloyd (RHP) from Lakewood
Lakewood – added Jared Simon (RHP) from Clearwater disabled list
Williamsport – added Kyle Lafrentz (C) from Gulf Coast

6/28/09
Williamsport – released J.C. Rodriquez (C)

6/26/09
Lakewood – activated Troy Hanzawa (INF) from temporary inactive list
Williamsport – added Adam Buschini (INF); added Alan Schoenberger (INF) from Lakewood

6/25/09
Lehigh Valley – Sergio Escalona (LHP) optioned from Philadelphia
Lakewood – added Freddy Ballestas (RHP) and Jordan Ellis (RHP) from Williamsport; added Ryan Gugel (C); activated D’Arby Myers (OF) from temporary inactive list
Williamsport – added Sebastian Valle (C) from Lakewood temporary inactive list

6/24/09
Phillies signed Ryan Gugel (C) as a non-drafted free agent
Clearwater – added Jon Velasquez (RHP) from Lakewood; released Manny Ayala (RHP)
Lakewood – placed Troy Hanzawa (INF) on the temporary inactive list; added Tomas De Los Santos (OF) from Williamsport

6/23/09
Phillies recalled Sergio Escalona (LHP) from Lehigh Valley

6/22/09
Lehigh Valley – activated Terry Tiffee (INF) from the disabled list
Clearwater – added Orlando Guevara (C) from Lehigh Valley and placed him on temporary inactive list; added Steve Susdorf (OF) and Santo Hernandez (RHP) from Lakewood
Lakewood – released Ryan Ariail (LHP)

6/21/09
Lakewood – activated Korby Mintken (OF) from the disabled list; placed D’Arby Myers (OF) on the temporary inactive list

6/19/09
Lehigh Valley – activated Lou Marson (C) from the disabled list
Lakewood – added Jacob Diekman (LHP) from Extended Spring Training; placed Sebastian Valle (C) on the temporary inactive list

6/18/09
Phillies recalled John Mayberry (OF) from Lehigh Valley

6/16/09
Reading – added Sam Walls (RHP) from Clearwater

6/15/09
Lakewood – added Trevor May (RHP) from Extended Spring Training
Extended Spring Training – added Jacob Diekman (LHP) from Lakewood; released Todd Walker (INF)

6/14/09
Phillies purchased contract of Tyler Walker (RHP) from Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley – Sergio Escalona (LHP) optioned from Philadelphia

6/13/09
Phillies recalled Sergio Escalona (LHP)
Lehigh Valley – Kyle Kendrick (RHP) optioned from Philadelphia; placed Jason Donald (INF) on the disabled list; activated Jorge Velandia (INF) from the disabled list; added Orlando Guevara (C) from Extended Spring Training; added Jason Anderson (RHP) from Reading

6/12/09
Phillies recalled Kyle Kendrick (RHP)
Lehigh Valley – placed Lou Marson (C) on the disabled list

6/11/09
Lehigh Valley – activated Mike Cervenak (INF) from the disabled list; placed Pablo Ozuna (INF) on the restricted list; added Mike Spidale (OF) from Reading
Reading – added Jeremy Slayden (OF) from Lehigh Valley

6/10/09
Reading – activated Kevin Nelson (C) from the temporary inactive list

6/9/09
Phillies purchased contract of Paul Bako (C) from Reading
Clearwater – placed Dominic Brown (OF) on the disabled list
Lakewood – placed Korby Mintken (INF) on the disabled list; added Alan Schoenberger (INF) from Extended Spring Training

6/8/09
Reading – added Jason Mackintosh (LHP) from Clearwater; released Josh Shortslef (LHP)
Clearwater – activated Mike Cisco (RHP) from disabled list

6/7/09
Reading – placed Kevin Nelson (C) on temporary inactive list; activated Carlos Leon (INF) from disabled list

6/4/09
Lehigh Valley – placed Jorge Velandia (INF) on the disabled list

6/3/09
Lehigh Valley – Sergio Escalona (LHP) optioned from Philadelphia

6/2/09
Phillies purchased the contract of Antonio Bastardo (LHP) from Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley – John Mayberry (OF) optioned from Philadelphia; added Francisco Butto (RHP) from Reading; granted Mike Koplove (RHP) free agency
Reading – activated Josh Shortslef (LHP) from the disabled list; added Angel Castro (RHP) from Extended Spring Training; placed Joe Bisenius (RHP) on the disabled list

6/1/09
Lehigh Valley – added Gustavo Chacin (LHP) from Reading
Reading – added Kyle Drabek (RHP) from Clearwater
Clearwater – added Jason Mackintosh (LHP) from Reading disabled list; activated Sam Walls (RHP) from disabled list; placed Michael Cisco (RHP) on the disabled list
Lakewood – activated Robert Roth (RHP) from the disabled list
Extended Spring Training – added Esmelvin Jimenez (LHP) from Lakewood

5/30/09
Phillies recalled Sergio Escalona (LHP) from Lehigh Valley

5/29/09
Reading – added Paul Bako (C) from Extended Spring Training; placed Carlos Leon (INF) on the disabled list

5/26/09
Phillies signed Angel Castro (RHP) to a minor league contract
Reading – released Scott Nestor (RHP); activated Joe Bisenius (RHP) from the disabled list

5/25/09
Clearwater – activated Julian Sampson (RHP) from the disabled list
Lakewood – added Steve Susdorf (OF) from Extended Spring Training
Extended Spring Training – added Leandro Castro (OF) from Lakewood

5/24/09
Lehigh Valley – released Dave Borkowski (RHP); added Jorge Velandia (INF) from Extended Spring Training

5/23/09
Phillies recalled John Mayberry (OF) from Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley – Sergio Escalona (LHP) optioned from Philadelphia; activated Tyler Walker (RHP) from the disabled list

5/22/09
Phillies outrighted Scott Nestor (RHP) off 40-man roster
Lehigh Valley – added Steve Register (RHP) and Miguel Cairo (INF) to active roster; released Steve Green (RHP); traded Justin Lehr (RHP) to Cincinnati organization for cash considerations
Reading – added Gustavo Chacin (LHP) from Clearwater disabled list
Extended Spring Training – added Jorge Velandia (INF) from Lehigh Valley and Orlando Guevara (C) from Reading

5/21/09
Lehigh Valley- added Antonio Bastardo (LHP) from Reading.
Reading- added Jason Anderson (RHP) from Lehigh Valley.

5/20/09
Phillies claimed Steve Register (RHP) off waivers from Colorado Rockies and optioned him to Lehigh Valley

5/19/09
Lehigh Valley – Miguel Cairo (INF) accepted assignment from Philadelphia
Reading – added Chance Chapman (RHP) from Clearwater; activated Kevin Nelson (C) from the disabled list; placed Josh Shortsleaf (LHP) on the disabled list

5/18/09
Phillies signed Paul Bako (C) to a minor league contract and assigned him to Extended Spring Training
Phillies released Pedro Carpio (RHP), Ferrel Gomez (C), Ruddy Rio-Nunez (OF), Angus Roeger (OF), and Damarii Saunderson (OF)
Lehigh Valley – placed Mike Cervenak (INF) on the disabled list, activated Jorge Velandia (INF) from the disabled list

5/17/09
Phillies recalled Sergio Escalona (LHP) from Reading
Lehigh Valley – Andrew Carpenter (RHP) optioned from Philadelphia

5/16/09
Phillies recalled Andrew Carpenter (RHP) from Lehigh Valley; Phillies designated Miguel Cairo (INF) for assignment

5/15/09
Clearwater – placed Jared Simon (RHP) on the disabled list; added Manny Ayala (RHP) from the Reading disabled list

5/14/09
Clearwater – added Darren Byrd (RHP) from Extended Spring Training;

5/13/09
Clearwater – placed Zack Sterner (RHP) on the disabled list

5/11/09
Phillies signed Todd Walker (3B) to a minor league contract
Reading – placed Matt German (LHP) on the disabled list; added Scott Nestor (RHP) from the Lehigh Valley disabled list

5/8/09
Reading – added Francisco Butto (RHP) from Lehigh Valley’s inactive list

5/7/09
Lehigh Valley – placed Tyler Walker (RHP) on the disabled list; added Jason Anderson (RHP) from Reading
Clearwater – added Jesus Villegas (INF) from Lakewood; placed Freddy Galvis on the disabled list; activated Mike Cisco (RHP) from the disabled list; placed Julian Sampson (RHP) on the disabled list
Lakewood – added Korby Mintken (INF) from Extended Spring Training

5/6/09
Clearwater – activated Cody Overbeck (INF) from the disabled list

5/5/09
Reading – placed Kevin Nelson (C) on the disabled list; added Orlando Guevara (C) from Lakewood
Clearwater – added Walter Tejeda (LHP) from Lakewood; released Joe Rocchio (RHP)
Lakewood – activated Ryan Ariail (LHP) from the disabled list; added Brendan Akashain (C) from Extended Spring Training

5/3/09
Reading – activated Gus Milner (OF) from the disabled list; placed Joe Bisenius (RHP) on the diabled list

5/2/09
Lehigh Valley – Lou Marson (C) optioned from Philadelphia
Lakewood – added Orlando Guevara (C) from Lehigh Valley

5/1/09
Lehigh Valley – activated David Newhan (INF) from the coaching staff
Reading – added Jason Anderson (RHP) from Lehigh Valley; released Pete Sikaras (RHP)

4/30/09
Lakewood – added Heitor Correa (RHP) from Extended Spring Training; placed Robert Roth (RHP) on the disabled list

4/28/09
Lehigh Valley – activated Rodrigo Lopez (RHP) from the disabled list; placed Jorge Velandia (INF) on the disabled list

4/27/09
Phillies released Nate Fike (LHP)

4/25/09
Reading – added Mike Zagurski (LHP) from Clearwater

4/23/09
Phillies activated Mike Zagurski (LHP) from the disabled list and optioned him to Clearwater

4/21/09
Reading – placed Gus Milner (OF) on the disabled list

4/20/09
Lehigh Valley – placed Rodrigo Lopez (RHP) on the disabled list; added Tyler Walker (RHP) from Extended Spring Training

4/19/09
Clearwater – placed Cody Overbeck (INF) on the disabled list
Lakewood – placed Ryan Ariail (LHP) on the disabled list

4/16/09
Lehigh Valley – activated Jeremy Slayden (OF) from disabled list

4/15/09
Phillies signed Steve Green (RHP) to a minor league contract and assigned him to Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley – placed Scott Nestor (RHP) on the disabled list
Clearwater – added Luis Arzeno (C) from Lakewood
Lakewood – added Walter Tejada (LHP) from Clearwater disabled list

4/13/09
Reading – added Pete Sikaras (RHP) from Extended Spring Training

4/11/09
Phillies recalled Lou Marson (C) from Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley – placed John Ennis (RHP) on the disabled list; added Jason Anderson (RHP) from Reading; added Orlando Guevara (C) from Clearwater

4/9/09
Phillies signed Tyler Walker (RHP) to a minor league contract and assigned him to Extended Spring Training
Lehigh Valley – Francisco Butto (RHP) placed on temporary inactive list

Spring Training

Phillies released William Savage (RHP), PJ Antoniato (INF), Alberto Cambero (INF), Casey Craig (OF), Brandon Haislet (OF), Jay Miller (OF), Javon Moran (OF), Wilkin Ruan (OF); Rob Watson (INF) retired; Phillies placed Karl Bolt (OF) on the military list

Phillies signed Gustavo Chacin (LHP) to a minor league contract

Phillies purchased the contract of Miguel Cairo (INF)

Phillies optioned the following players:
Joe Bisenius (RHP), Andrew Carpenter (RHP), Carlos Carrasco (RHP), Sergio Escalona (LHP), Kyle Kendrick (RHP), Drew Naylor (RHP), Scott Nestor (RHP), Lou Marson (C), Joel Naughton (C), Brad Harman (INF), John Mayberry Jr. (OF)

Phillies released the following players:
Pitchers: Moises Melendez, Jorge Crespo, Ben Pfinsgraff, Dustin Cameron, Sean Thompson, Yorman Bazardo, Reymond Cruz, Berman Espinoza, Yoel Hernandez, Yen Feng Lin, Cristobal Mata, Andrew Cruse, Shaun Ellis, Steve Shepard, Justin Pope.
Catchers: Josh Arhart, Alan Robbins, Scott Thomas, Caleb Mangum, Joe Blackburn
Infielders: Herman Demmink, Daniel Hargrave, Tim Binkoski, Kyle Haines, John Urick
Outfielders: Bryan Frew, Chris Walker, Damon Hollins.

Phillies released Marcus Giles (INF)

Phillies released Blaine Neal (LHP) and Michael Thompson (RHP)

Gerard Breslin (RHP) and Luke Appert (INF) retired

Phillies signed Cedric Bowers (LHP) to a minor league contract

Phillies acquired Manny Ayala (RHP) from the San Diego Padres for a player to be named later

3/29/09
Phillies signed Domingo Santana (OF) from the Dominican Republic

3/16/09
Phillies signed Francisco Butto (RHP) and Mike Thompson (RHP) to minor league contracts

3/9/09
Phillies signed John Ennis (RHP), Jonathon Velasquez (RHP), Sean Thompson (LHP), Josh Arhart (C), and Korby Mintken (SS) to minor league contracts
Phillies released Jesse Oster (RHP)

3/5/09
Phillies signed Rodrigo Lopez (RHP) to a minor league contract

3/2/09
Phillies signed Dustin Cameron (RHP) and Brendan Akashian (C) to minor league contracts
Phillies signed John Urick (1B) to a minor league contract

2/15/09
Phillies signed Miquel Cairo (INF) to a minor league contract

2/9/09
Phillies signed Scott Thomas (C) to a minor league contract

2/2/09
Phillies signed Rob Watson (2B) and Orlando Guevara (C/3B) to minor league contracts

1/26/09
Phillies signed Kevin Nelson (C) to a minor league contract

1/23/09
Phillies sign Damon Hollins (OF) to a minor league contract

1/15/09
Phillies signed Pablo Ozuna (INF) and Jorge Valandia (INF) to minor league contracts

1/14/09
Phillies signed Jason Anderson (RHP), Santos Hernandez (RHP), William Jackel (RHP), Steven Shepard (RHP), and Jake Woods (LHP) to minor league contracts

1/7/09
Phillies signed Jason Ellison (OF) and Paul Hoover (C) to minor league contracts

1/6/09
Phillies signed Marcus Giles (INF) to a minor league contract

12/30/08
Phillies released Charles Vartanian (RHP), Welinson Baez (3B), Doug Morales (1B)

12/24/08
Phillies sign Gary Majewski (RHP) to a minor league contract

12/17/08
Phillies signed the following players to minor league deals for the 2009 season:
RHP Dave Borkowski
LHP Mike Koplove
RHP Blaine Neal
RHP Justin Lehr
INF Mike Cervenak
SS Ozzie Chavez
INF J.J. Furmaniak
3B Terry Tiffee
1B Andy Tracy
OF Chris Walker
RHP Yorman Bazardo
RHP Yoel Hernandez
RHP Justin Pope
LHP Jason Mackintosh
LHP Joshua Shortslef
1B/OF Brian Stavisky
OF Casey Craig
OF Kevin Mahar
OF Wilkin Ruan
OF Mike Spidale
OF Rich Thompson

12/13/08
Phillies non-tender Scott Mathieson (RHP) and sign him to a minor league contract

12/11/08
Phillies select Robert Mosebach (RHP) from Angels’ system in Major League portion of Rule 5 Draft
Phillies select Kyle Haines (INF) from Giants’ system and Javis Diaz (OF) from Padres’ system in Minor League portion of Rule 5 Draft

Phillies lost John Suomi (C) to Royals and Brett Harker (RHP) and Ron Hill (RHP) to Marlins in Minor League portion of Rule 5 Draft

12/10/08
Phillies trade Jason Jaramillo (C) to Pirates for Ronny Paulino (C)

11/28/08
Phillies signed Mike Koplove (RHP) to a minor league contract

11/24/08
Phillies resigned John Suomi (C), Andy Tracy (INF), and Mike Cevernak (INF)

11/20/08
Phillies acquired John Mayberry (OF) from Texas in exchange for Greg Golson (OF)

11/19/08
Phillies purchased the contracts of Carlos Carrasco (RHP), Drew Naylor (RHP), Sergio Escalona (LHP), and Joel Naughton (C) and placed them on the 40-man roster

11/13/08
Lehigh Valley –Tadahito Iguchi (INF) outrighted from Philadelphia

11/11/08
Phillies resigned Jason Mackintosh (LHP), Kevin Mahar (OF), and Jason Thompson (OF)

11/5/08
Lehigh Valley – Andy Tracy (INF) outrighted from Philadelphia

11/4/08
Phillies designated Les Walrond (LHP), claimed off waivers by Toronto
Lehigh Valley – Mike Cevernak (INF) outrighted from Philadelphia

11/3/08
Phillies signed Pete Sikaras (RHP)

10/29/08
Phillies released Mike Eylward (INF)

10/3/08
Lehigh Valley – TJ Bohn (OF) outrighted from Philadelphia