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JEROME WILLIAMS RUMORS

After Williams Signing, Amaro Talks Burnett, MAG

#476758521 / gettyimages.com The Phillies sured up a spot in their pitching rotation yesterday by signing Jerome Williams to a one-year, $2.5 million deal with performance incentives. It is a very low-risk deal after Williams performed well, giving up two runs or less in six of his nine starts as...
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Phillies Rumors: Jerome Williams re-signed with Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Phillies struggled to their second consecutive 73-win season in 2014. One of the best teams in baseball from 2007 through 2011, the Phillies have been in a tailspins largely due to increasing age and injuries. One unexpected bright spot was the performance of pitcher Jerome Williams, who had a 2.83 ERA in nine starts after struggling with the Astros and Rangers...
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Phillies Bring Back Jerome Williams With One-Year Deal

Jerome Williams will be returning to The Phillies after agreeing to a one-year deal worth $2.5 million. This past season, Williams went 4-2 with a 2.83 ERA in nine starts with the Phillies. Before coming to Philadelphia, Williams spent some time with both the Astros and Rangers and went 2-5 with a 6.71 ERA in 28 appearances. He seemed to find a groove once he landed in Philadelphia...
Via Phillies Nation
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Welcome Back Jerome Williams

Welcome back Jerome Williams, it's as if you never left...wait, you didn't.  Rather than allow him to hit the open market, Amaro inked Williams to a 1 year extension worth $2.5 million.  Jerome was great with the Phillies over 9 starts, going 57.1 innings with an ERA of 2.83 and a 1.13 WHIP.  However, that was only half his season, as he also posted a 6.71 ERA and 1.67...
Via We Should Be GM's
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Williams Rewarded

Jerome Williams played for three teams in 2014, the last of which being the Philadelphia Phillies. It was in Philly that Williams managed to finally stick. The 6’3” right handed hurler earned a ticket back to Philadelphia for 2015 on Tuesday, signing a one year deal worth $2.5 million. Williams was easily the team’s most […]
Via Philly Sports Live
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Phillies sign Jerome Williams to 1-year deal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Right-hander Jerome Williams has agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million contract with the Philadelphia Phillies. Williams was 4-2 with a 2.83 ERA in nine starts for the Phillies after being claimed off waivers from the Texas Rangers on Aug. 10. He also pitched for Houston last year and was 6-7 with a 4.77 ERA in 37 games with all three teams. He made 11 starts overall...
Via AP on Fox
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Phillies re-sign Jerome Williams for $2.5 million

After pitching terribly for the Astros and Rangers to begin the season journeyman right-hander Jerome Williams was claimed off waivers by the Phillies and started nine games with a 2.83 ERA for Philadelphia. That was apparently enough to convince general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. that he was worth keeping around for 2015, as the Phillies have signed Williams to a one-year, $2.5 million...
Via Pro Sports Daily
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Phillies Sign Pitcher Jerome Williams To One-Year Deal

The Phillies secured one starting pitcher in the 2015 rotation today with a familiar face from the stretch of 2014. Jerome Williams, acquired on waivers from the Texas Rangers after the trade of Roberto Hernandez, will return to the Phillies rotation in 2015. According to a broadcast report during Comcast...
Via Philliedelphia
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Re-Sign or Release: Jerome Williams

Photo: Philly.com The Phillies currently have 12 players on their 40-man roster “in flux”. There are four outright free agents, six arbitration eligible players, and a pair of players with options. We will review each of the 12 players starting today, reviewing the case to either re-sign the player, the case to release the player, and the final verdict of what the Phillies should...
Via Phillies Nation
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerome Williams Making Case for a Spot in 2015 Rotation

Journey-man right-hander Jerome Williams delivered another great game in his third game in a Phillies uniform Sunday afternoon, and is definitely starting to get some attention from the Phillies and their fans. The 32-year-old has been a different pitcher since coming to Philly. When he was with Houston and Texas earlier this season, Williams struggled mightily, going 2-5 with...
Via Phillies Nation
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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