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Season in Review: Jerome Williams, Aaron Harang

View image | Jerome Williams began the season as a starting pitcher for the Phillies. After a 4-10 start boasting a disgraceful 6.13 ERA, Pete Mackanin decided to move Williams to the bullpen where he was much more effective. In 12 games as a reliever, his ERA plummeted from...
Via Philliedelphia
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerome Williams Pitches Philadelphia Phillies Past San Diego Padres

SAN DIEGO, CA – AUGUST 9: Jerome Williams #31 of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park August 9, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images) While this has been a tough season for Phillies right hander Jerome Williams, he went to the mound Sunday and pitched outstanding just...
Via The Sports Journal
August 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Minors Notebook: Kratz to return, Williams rehab, more

On Friday evening, the Phillies announced that veteran backstop Erik Kratz has been signed to a minor league deal and will report to Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Monday. Kratz made his big league debut at the age of 30 five years ago to the day that this week’s Phillies news came out.  The righty hitting Kratz is now 35 years old and has a .217/.240/.400 slash line in parts of six...
Via Phillies Nation
July 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Jerome Williams to begin rehab with Double-A Reading

View image | Before hitting the disabled list with a hamstring injury, Jerome Williams was 3-7 with a 6.43 ERA and 1-6 with an 8.06 ERA in his last nine starts. On Tuesday night, Williams will begin his rehab in hopes of returning to the Phillies rotation with a...
Via Philliedelphia
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

After Williams Signing, Amaro Talks Burnett, MAG

#476758521 / 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...
Via Philliedelphia
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Re-Sign or Release: Jerome Williams

Photo: 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
October 10, 2014  |  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

Astros Notes: Houston signs Jerome Williams

The great winter renovation of the Houston Astros roster continued Monday, as MLB Daily Dish's Chris Cotillo reported that right-hander Jerome Williams has agreed to terms with the team on a one year, incentive-laden contract pending a physical.Source: #Astros agree to deal with Jerome Williams, pending physical.— Chris Cotillo (@ChrisCotillo) February 3, 2014The veteran joins...
Via Sports Injury Alert
February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels may non-tender Jerome Williams

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have until Monday to tender Jerome Williams a contract or let him become a free agent. RHP Jerome Williams is arbitration-eligible, and has been mentioned as a candidate to be non-tendered by Monday’s deadline. Williams, 31, was 9-10 with a 4.57 ERA in 37 appearances in 25 starts with the Angels in 2013. The team has not clarified his role...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
November 30, 2013  |  Discuss

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