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 big...
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July 18, 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...
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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...
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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 an...
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August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Williams, Angels agree at $2 million

Right-hander Jerome Williams and the Los Angeles Angels avoided salary arbitration by agreeing to a $2 million, one-year contract that more than doubles his pay. The 31-year-old went 6-8 with a 4.58 ERA for the Angels last season in 15 starts and 17 relief appearances. He made $820,000. Williams likely will start the season as a long reliever for Los Angeles this spring, with Jered...
Via FOX Sports
January 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Williams taken to hospital after start

Los Angeles Angels right-hander Jerome Williams has been taken to a hospital after complaining of shortness of breath. The club says Williams went to a hospital Monday night sometime after his start against the San Francisco Giants. Williams gave up seven hits and four runs while failing to get out of the fourth inning. He wasn't ill when he left the game. The journeyman pitcher...
Via FOX Sports
June 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Morales makes his return, Angels seeking trade for starting pitcher, Williams to return Monday

The March 23rd, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels ...
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March 23, 2012  |  Discuss

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