Eye 3 Yellow 3d 2 new logo Philly_KYW_new Philly_94WIP_new CBS Sports Radio 610 Philly_WPHT_new
FREEZE WARNING FOR PARTS OF THE REGION: Details | Forecast | Radar | Traffic

Latest Sports

Phillies Recall Brian Schneider, Domonic Brown

(Photo by Len Redkoles/Getty Images)

(Photo by Len Redkoles/Getty Images)

Phillies Central
Shop for Phillies Gear
Buy Phillies Tickets

MLB Scoreboard
MLB Standings
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up
Check Out

By Spike Eskin

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – In the wake of the trades of Shane Victorino and Hunter Pence, the Phillies have added a couple of players to the major league roster. The Phillies have recalled Domonic Brown and re-activated catcher Brian Schneider.

Brown, the former #1 ranked Phillies prospect was scratched from tonight’s lineup for the Triple A Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs, and will be brought up to the major league club, according to MLB.com’s Todd Zolecki. Zolecki also noted that Brown is headed to DC to join the team.

In 60 games for Lehigh Valley this season, Brown is hitting .286 with five home runs, 28 RBIs and an OPS of .767.