The club said Thursday that the 27-year-old outfielder/designated hitter will report to Double-A Montgomery. Young began the season with the Philadelphia Phillies after helping Detroit reach the World Series last year, winning the AL championship series MVP award with the Tigers.
The Phillies have designated Delmon Young for assignment, and activated Casper Wells.
Brown suffered a concussion on July 23rd while diving to catch a fly ball hit by Carlos Beltran.
John Lannan refused to blame his bad fifth inning on second base umpire D.J. Reyburn.
Cliff Lee pitched a three-hitter for his 12th career shutout and Delmon Young homered for the second straight game, sending the Philadelphia Phillies past the Miami Marlins 3-0 on Wednesday night.
A day after a demoralizing 12-run loss at home, the Philadelphia Phillies delivered just the kind of well-rounded victory manager Charlie Manuel had been seeking.
Jose Fernandez pitched one-hit ball and struck out nine in seven dominant innings, leading the Miami Marlins over the Phillies 2-0 Saturday .
If he reaches his potential, Domonic Brown could be a potential All-Star. He can offer power, speed, average, on-base percentage and above-average fielding.
94WIP’s Howard Eskin reports Delmon Young will begin the season on the disabled list.
A report says the Phillies are interested in outfielder Delmon Young.