Phillies Exercise Option On Carlos Ruiz, Decline Options On Wigginton, ContrerasPhillies pick up 2013 contract option on Carlos Ruiz.
Phillies Issue Medical Updates On PlayersAt the top of the list is first baseman Ryan Howard, who suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon on the final swing of the NLDS against the Cardinals.
Phillies Acquire OF John Bowker From PittsburghThe Phillies have made a roster move, acquiring left-handed hitting outfielder John Bowker from the Pittsburgh Pirates for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
Phillies: Contreras to DL; Juan Perez Recalled From AAAThe Phillies have placed righthanded reliever Jose Contreras on the 15-day disabled list, pulling up lefthander Juan Perez from AAA Lehigh Valley.
Phillies Place Contreras On DLThe Philadelphia Phillies placed closer Jose Contreras on the 15-day disabled list on Sunday with a strained right elbow.
Phillies Re-Sign Jose Contreras To 2-Year DealThe Philadelphia Phillies have re-signed right-hander Jose Contreras, agreeing Monday to a $5.5 million, two-year contract that includes a club option for 2013.