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Just Who Is Jerome Williams?

PHOTO: (AP/Chris Carlson) Jerome Williams is not a household name. Many Phillies fans are still wondering just who he is. And I don’t blame them. In the scorebook, he’s the guy who’s thrown three straight gems for the Phillies. August 12: 5.1 innings and 2 earned runs against a tough Angels team. August 18: 7 innings, one earned run against the Mariners. August 24: 8 innings...
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4 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...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerome Williams Looks To Build On Dominant Start Sunday At Home

#453542836 / The Phillies wrap up a three-game series with the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday in South Philadelphia. The two teams are split after last night's extra inning Phillies loss. Both bullpens are pretty tired, so both teams will look to their starters to go deep. The Phillies send...
Via Philliedelphia
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Phils Get Prospect, Williams Twirls Magic, Blanco Hits

Phils Get Prospect:Last week the Phillies sent Roberto Hernandez to the Dodgers for the infamous Player To Be Name Later, two of them at that.  The first player now has a name, and that name is Jesmuel Valentin, who is the son of former big leaguer Jose Valentine.  Jesmuel was a 1st round pick in 2012 and is currently playing at Single-A as a 20 year old.  In 3 minor league seasons...
Via We Should Be GM's
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Newly-Acquired Jerome Williams To Make Phillies Debut Against Angels, C.J. Wilson In Series Opener

The Phillies are coming off a losing series against the Mets to close out a seven-game homestand and will open up a two-game series with the Angels in Anaheim. Entering tonight's game in last place in the division, the Phillies will look to play spoiler for the Angels, who are...
Via Philliedelphia
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerome Williams- Phillies Newest Starting Pitcher

With Roberto Hernandez dealt last week to the Dodgers, Cliff Lee and Jonathan Pettibone both out for the season on the disable list, and Sean O'Sullivan doing horribly in 2 starts, the Phillies went dumpster diving for a starting pitcher and caught some trash in the form of Jerome Williams.Jerome joins his 3rd team in 6 weeks.  He began the year with Houston, then pitched briefly...
Via We Should Be GM's
18 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Texas Rangers Set New Record While Cute Kitty Takes a Nap on the Field

Things have not been going well for the Texas Rangers this season. They earned a rare win Friday night with a 4-1 win over the division leading Oakland A's, and in the process showed one of the many reasons why the team has struggled--pitching. Jerome Williams (Friday night's starter) was the 31st pitcher to play for the Rangers (yes--that's a record).Nate Adcock will...
Via FatManWriting
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers News: Jerome Williams signs

The Texas Rangers have signed right-hander Jerome Williams to a minor league contract and sent him to Round Rock, the club's Triple A affiliate. The Rangers have made a number of roster moves with pitchers in the last week in an effort to find some stability in the quality of pitching aside from staff ace Yu Darvish.#451067932 / gettyimages.comSBN's Lone Star Ball reports...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Williams' perseverance pays off for Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. Last June, Jerome Williams was ready to give up baseball. Players have those kinds of thoughts when their careers fall into a tailspin, as Williams' had in 2011. All the promise he showed as a 21-year-old kid dissolved into one last chance with an independent league team, the Lancaster Barnstormers. "I was basically one game away from calling it quits...
Via Fox Sports West
May 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Halos pitcher Jerome Williams injures hamstring

Angels right-hander Jerome Williams, the leading candidate to win the fifth rotation spot, suffered a left hamstring strain during a defensive drill on Friday and is expected to be sidelined for at least a few days, if not longer. Williams, who went 4-0 with a 3.68 earned run average in 10 games, including six starts, after being called up by the Angels last August, will be examined...
Via Fox Sports West
March 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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