A day after the Phillies announced Bobby Abreu would not make the roster, they gave him his unconditional release to pursue other options around Major League Baseball.
Outfielder Bobby Abreu has been informed that he has not made the Phillies’ Opening Day roster, the team announced Wednesday.
Bobby Abreu is certain he still has a lot to offer a major league team — even if he’s a few weeks shy of 40.
With the signings of Bobby Abreu and Marlon Byrd, the Phillies are 2/3 of the way in recreating their 2004 outfield.
Yesterday, the Phillies signed 39 year old outfielder and former Phillie, Bobby Abreu, to a one-year minor league deal worth $800,000.
The Phillies have signed Bobby Abreu.