Jesmuel Valentin, image- MiLB.com
A product of last season’s post-trade deadline deadline that sent Roberto Hernandez to the Dodgers, infielder Jesmuel Valentin has loads of potential and could be an eventual successor to six-time All-Star Chase Utley at second base for the Phillies.
Selected with the 51st overall draft pick in 2012, Valentin was quickly a well-hyped prospect...
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What happened in 2014: The man with many names was acquired from the Phillies in August and was, predictably, bad.
It’s hard to believe the Dodgers, with all their resources, had to acquire guys like Kevin Correia and Roberto Hernandez Faustowhatever to fill out their rotation. That should have been...
Once again, we’re back with another weekly rundown of how Phillies players are performing in fall and winter leagues around the globe. Read ahead for all the latest stats and updates.
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Cesar Hernandez, image- Jay Floyd
After going 17-for-37 (.459 avg) in his last nine games, infielder Cesar Hernandez is batting .356 with five doubles, 13 RBI and three...
The first player to be named later from the August 7 Roberto Hernandez trade has been selected. Second baseman Jesmuel Valentin will be headed to the Philadelphia Phillies. Valetin, who turned 20 on May 12, was a supplemental first-round selection of the Dodgers in 2012 at 51st overall. Valentin is hitting .282/.352/.433 for the Single-A Great Lakes Loons. Each one of Valetin’s...
The Dodgers traded for a starter to begin the game against the Brewers tonight. However, that trade ended up being of little consequence as they fell 9-3 in the late innings.
With Josh Beckett going on the disabled list before tonight’s game, all eyes were on the new acquisition Roberto Hernandez. Things didn’t start very well, either, as the Brewers scored twice in the first...
The Philadelphia Phillies announced via Twitter that they have sent right-handed pitcher Roberto Hernandez to the Los Angeles Dodgers for two players to be named later.#PhilliesUpdate: RHP Roberto Hernandez traded to the @Dodgers for 2 players to be named later.— Phillies (@Phillies) August 7, 2014 #452539150 / gettyimages.comIn 121 innings with the Phillies this year, Hernandez...
When word arrived earlier today that the Dodgers had acquired Roberto Hernandez from the Phillies, it seemed clear that it was more than just about adding depth to a bullpen that just lost Paco Rodriguez, Chris Perez and Paul Maholm, and that it was only a matter of time until the other shoe dropped. Quickly, it has. Hernandez told Philadelphia media that he would be starting in...
The Los Angeles Dodgers made a move to shore up the back end of their rotation on Thursday, acquiring Philadelphia Phillies RHP Roberto Hernandez for either two PTBNL or cash considerations.
I really don’t even know where to go with this.
Back when Roberto Hernandez was Fausto Carmona
On the surface, this looks like a decent move for the Dodgers. Hernandez, or the pitcher formerly...
Roberto Hernandez was one of the players that were placed on revocable waivers and he is one the first to be moved. According to MLB.com’s Todd Zolecki, the Philadelphia Phillies have traded Hernandez to the Los Angeles Dodgers for two players to be named later.
This is a solid move for the Phillies as they needed to make a trade this month. This season with the Phillies, Hernandez...
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Today, the Dodgers acquired right-handed pitcher Roberto Hernandez from the Phillies because, I don’t know, reasons, I guess. (This is not the Dodger reliever of that name who I think I once drunkenly accused of lighting puppies on fire during an extra-inning live blog back in 2007; this is the artist formerly known as Fausto Carmona.)
Hernandez, if that is his real name — oh...