Phillies Release RHP Scott MathiesonRighthander Scott Mathieson has been released by the Philadelphia Phillies, allowing him to sign with a team in Asia.
Baseball: Justin De Fratus Adjusting to AAA With Iron PigsDe Fratus has spent most of the season at AA Reading, going 4-0 in 23 games with eight saves and a 2.10 ERA. That work got the Phillies' 11th-round pick in the 2007 draft promoted to AAA on June 16th.
Phillies: Oswalt Goes Onto Disabled ListTo take his place on the roster, righthander Scott Mathieson is being brough back from AAA Lehigh Valley.
Phillies' Scott Mathieson Savoring His Return To The BigsHe spent the last several years overcoming a roster's worth of injury problems to get back to the big leagues with the Phillies.