Phanta Claus is coming to town - with his reindeer - and he's bringing lots of holiday fun to the Phillies Holiday Sale & Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 5, at the Majestic Clubhouse Store at Citizens Bank Park.
The Phillies have claimed right-hander A.J. Achter off waivers from the Minnesota Twins, Vice President and General Manager Matt Klentak announced today. Additionally, right-handed pitchers Jimmy Cordero and Edubray Ramos and outfielder Roman Quinn had their contracts selected to the 40-man roster.
Wake up to tickets under the tree! Phillies Opening Day Holiday Packs, holiday gifts and stocking stuffers available in the Majestic Clubhouse Store and online with special deals starting on Phillies Red Friday (Nov. 27) and Cyber Monday (Nov. 30).
The Phillies have acquired right-hander Jeremy Hellickson from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for minor league right-hander Sam McWilliams, Vice President & General Manager Matt Klentak announced today.
The Phillies have agreed to terms with left-hander James Russell on a minor league contract with an invitation to major league spring training, Assistant General Manager Scott Proefrock announced today.
Former Phillie Mickey Morandini has been named the club's first base coach, Manager Pete Mackanin announced today. Morandini, who will also handle baserunning duties, rounds out the Phillies major league coaching staff.