PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Phillies have acquired utilityman Ty Wigginton and cash from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for a player to be named later or cash.
Wigginton batted .242 with 15 homers and 47 RBIs in 130 games last season. He played third base, first base, left field and right field. The deal was announced Sunday night.READ MORE: CBS3 Mysteries: Don Ly's Children Continue To Search For Answers After Father's American Dream Ended In Deadly Stabbing In South Philadelphia
The 34-year-old Wigginton has hit .265 with 158 homers and 548 RBIs in 1,190 games in 10 seasons with the New York Mets, Pittsburgh, Tampa Bay, Houston, Baltimore and Colorado.READ MORE: Camden County Businesses, Officials Worry As Heavy Rains, Flooding Become More Common
Wigginton was an All-Star in 2010 with the Orioles.MORE NEWS: Upper Darby Police Investigating Death Of Newborn Found In Bag
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