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Minor League Roster Announcements

JP Crawford, image- Jay Floyd As the 2014 season draws near, rosters for the Phillies’ minor league clubs have begun to surface. The Class A Lakewood BlueClaws will feature the return of last year’s top draft selection SS J.P. Crawford.  Local NJ product Mark Leiter Jr., who made his pro debut last year, will return to the Claws as well. The team’s outfield will be made up...
Via Phillies Nation
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Rupp Optioned, Valle Reassigned, Hill in Camp & Adams Set To Pitch

The Phillies reorganized the catching position at camp today. According to Todd Zolecki, Cameron Rupp has been optioned, Sebastian Valle has been reassigned, and newly acquired catcher Koyie Hill is in camp as a non roster invitee. Rupp, a 3rd round pick in the 2010 MLB Draft, is slated to be the starting catcher at AAA Lehigh Valley. Valle, a former top prospect, struggled mightily...
Via Phillies Nation
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies land catcher Koyie Hill from Nationals

The Philadelphia Phillies have acquired catcher Koyie Hill from the Washington Nationals for a player to be named later. Last week the Phillies released non-roster invitee to camp Lou Marson. The move was made to allow”regular playing time at Double A Reading and Triple A Lehigh Valley will be given to Phillies catching prospects Tommy Joseph and Cameron Rupp” reports CSN Philly’s...
Via Tireball.com
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Phillies acquire catcher Koyie Hill

[Photo: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports] This evening, the Philadelphia Phillies made a minor move by trading for Washington Nationals catcher Koyie Hill and sending a PTBNL or cash, this was confirmed by a source to CSNPhilly.com. Do not expect Hill to be starting anytime time soon for the Phillies as they are set at catcher with Carlos Ruiz and Wil Nieves. Hill will most likely be an...
Via Total Sports Live
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Koyie Hill Acquired for No Reason

Carlos Ruiz- starting catcher.  Wil Nieves- MLB backup.  Cameron Rupp- waiting in Triple A.  Lou Marson- released.  Naturally, acquire a 35 year old catcher that can't hit, at all. Ruben Amaro, the mad genius that he is, got Koyie Hill from the Nationals for a player to be named later or cash considerations (basically, not too damn much).  Over 10 MLB seasons with the Cubs...
Via We Should Be GM's
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Phils Acquire C Koyie Hill

According to Washington Nationals’ beat writer William Ladson, the Phillies have acquired catcher Koyie Hill from the Washington Nationals for a player to be named later or cash. Hill has spent parts of ten seasons in the Major Leagues, making his MLB debut with the Dodgers in 2003 and spending time with the Diamondbacks, the Cubs, and Marlins. Hill is a career .206/.266/.287 hitter...
Via Phillies Nation
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Acquire Koyie Hill from the Nationals

Wikipedia Commons Just because the Phillies were rained out this afternoon doesn't mean the hot stove can't flare up a bit. William Ladson from MLB.com was first with the scoop that the Phillies acquired veteran catcher Koyie Hill from the Nationals for cash or a player to be named. This...
Via Philliedelphia
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers ink veteran catcher Hill

The Texas Rangers added some catching insurance by signing veteran Koyie Hill to a minor-league contract. Hill was assigned to Round Rock and will handle the duties that Luis Martinez had. Martinez was called up by the Rangers to take the roster spot of the injured Mike Napoli. Napoli is on the disabled list with a strained quad. Hill has played in 313 games in the majors, most...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
August 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Cubs reacquire Koyie Hill from Reds

The Chicago Cubs have reacquired catcher Koyie Hill in a deal with the Cincinnati Reds for cash considerations. The 33-year-old Hill returns to the Cubs after spending all or part of the past five years in the organization from 2007-11. He batted .208 with seven home runs and 63 RBI in 252 games with the Cubs during his first stint. Hill was batting .195 this season with a homer...
Via AP on Fox
May 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Cards sign Hill to minor-league deal

The St. Louis Cardinals have added catching depth behind three-time All-Star Yadier Molina, agreeing to a minor-league contract with longtime Chicago Cubs backup Koyie Hill, a source told FOXSports.com. The Cubs non-tendered Hill, 32, after he batted .194 in 46 games last year. Hill's contract with St. Louis calls for a $750,000 base salary if he makes the big-league club. ...
Via Fox Sports
January 10, 2012  |  Discuss
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