Found April 22, 2013 on FF Locker Room:
MLB News: The Philadelphia Phillies recalled pitcher Jonathan Pettibone from Triple-A Lehigh Valley while optioning pitcher Joe Savery to the same affiliate on Monday. Pettibone will make a spot start tonight and has a shot at becoming a long term answer if he does well. Savery has a good shot at being called up again sometime during the year. Fantasy Ramifications: Neither provide much fantasy value although depending on how weak that you are in starting pitching, he may not be a bad plug in from time to time in National League-only formats. . But if you read Jonathan Stulberg’s article the other day, there are better ways to plug your pitching deficiencies. The post Philadelphia Phillies Recall Jonathan Pettibone, Option Joe Savery appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL - MLB News | Fantasy Sports Advice | Sports Talk.

Pettibone Solid in Debut, Phils Beat Pirates in Series Opener

Jonathan Pettibone’s major league debut was a success in the Phillies 3-2 win. Pettibone’s Performance -Really impressive outing for Jonathan Pettibone. After the first few batters it didn’t look like he’d make it one inning, let alone 5 1/3. The rookie struck out six, did not issue a walk, and allowed only six hits. Two of those hits were solo home runs. -Before the game...

PN Interview: Jonathan Pettibone

One of the amazing parts of doing Phillies Nation TV is that we don’t always get to use everything we shoot for the show. A few weeks back, we were able to speak with tonight’s starter Jonathan Pettibone regarding his preparation for 2013. The interview is brief, raw, and uncut but hopefully will let folks who may not have heard of Jon before put a face to a name. Enjoy!

Jonathan Pettibone Will Make Major League Debut For Phillies Monday

The Phillies sure waited until the last minute to make a decision. The Phillies announced that Jonathan Pettibone will make his Major League Debut on Monday night, taking the rotation slot of the injured John Lannan. Pettibone has struggled in his first two starts in AAA Lehigh Valley so far...

Gameday: Phillies (8-11) vs. Pirates (10-8)

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Phillies hold the Pirates in Pettibone's MLB debut

(Photo credit by Jillian Souza) Jonathan Pettibone got the starting the nod as the 22 year old made his major league debut. Pettibone was solid in his first start, throwing five and one-third innings while allowing two earned runs, which both were solo home runs and recording six strikeouts. He...

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A Brief Primer on Pettibone

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Phillies Lineup vs. Pirates

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  When John Lannan went down with a knee injury last week, there was a lot of speculation of who was going to take his next scheduled start.  While many fans including myself would have liked to see Adam Morgan take Lannan’s start it just wasn’t possible giving the way the Ironpigs rotation goes.  Another potential roadblock for Morgan is that he is not on the 40 man roster...

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Game 19: Phillies 3 Pirates 2

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Daily Buzz: Phillies Grab A Win, Flyers Recall Four

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Phillies Offense on Locke-Down

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