Day care owner charged in baby's 2016 death, DA says - more >>


Rosenberg recalled by Phillies; Valdes optioned to IronPigs

Rosenberg recalled by Phillies; Valdes optioned to IronPigs

The Phillies and IronPigs swapped pitchers on Friday, with B.J. Rosenberg heading up to Philadelphia and Raul Valdes being optioned to the 'Pigs.

This is the third time this season that the Phillies have taken a starter out of the IronPigs' rotation.

Jonathan Pettibone was called up earlier this year to replace the injured John Lannan, and Tyler Cloyd was summoned to replace the injured Roy Halladay.

Despite pitching as a starter for the 'Pigs this season, Rosenberg is expected to pitch out of the bullpen for the Phillies.

Rosenberg is coming off his best outing of the season, when he threw seven shutout innings in the 'Pigs win over Durham on Sunday.

DISCLAIMER FOR COMMENTS: The views expressed by public comments are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the TERMS OF USE  and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Your comments may be used on air. Be polite. Inappropriate posts or posts containing offsite links may be removed by the moderator.

Allentown, PA 18102




  • %

This Week's Circulars

Latest from the newsroom