Fri, 30 Mar 2012 07:04:28 -0700
The Minnesota Twins acquired 1B Matt Rizzotti from the Philadelphia Phillies for cash considerations.
Fri, 11 Mar 2011 08:56:15 -0800
The Philadelphia Phillies reassigned P Justin De Fratus, P Drew Naylor, P Juan Carlos Ramirez, 2B Harold Garcia, 2B Cesar Hernandez, SS Carlos Rivero, 1B Matthew Rizzotti, P Brian Bass, P Eddie Bonine, P Drew Carpenter, P Ryan Feierabend, 1B Tagg Bozied, 1B Robb Quinlan, OF Matt Miller, RP Michael Schwimer and C Joel Naughton to minor league camp, MLB.com's Todd Zolecki reports.
Tue, 11 Jan 2011 23:12:11 -0800
Philadelphia Phillies 1B Matthew Rizzotti will be among those earning invites to major league spring training, according to The Philadelphia Inquirer's Matt Gelb.
Fri, 19 Nov 2010 15:39:48 -0800
The Philadelphia Phillies added P Justin De Fratus, SS Freddy Galvis, 2B Harold Garcia, 2B Cesar Hernandez and 1B Matthew Rizzotti to their 40-man roster Friday, Nov. 19, according to MLB.com's Todd Zolecki.
Tue, 09 Nov 2010 13:04:02 -0800
Philadelphia Phillies 1B Matthew Rizzotti, P Justin DeFratus and P Josh Zeid are all playing in the Arizona Fall League this offseason and have been impressive after solid seasons in the minors this year, according to the Philadelphia Daily News' David Murphy. Zeid is 3-0 with a 3.86 ERA with 12 strikeouts and just one walk in 14 innings in the AFL. DeFratus is a lock to be invited to Spring Training next season.
Thu, 05 Aug 2010 03:50:33 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies 1B Matthew Rizzotti was promoted to Triple-A Lehigh Valley, according to Class A Lakewood's official Twitter page. He was hitting .362 with 16 homers at Double-A Reading.
Thu, 29 Jul 2010 07:41:44 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies have discussed sending 1B Matthew Rizzotti as part of the deal to acquire Houston Astros SP Roy Oswalt, according to ESPN.com's Jayson Stark.
Fri, 22 Jun 2007 12:51:37 -0700
USAToday.com reports the Philadelphia Phillies have signed 1B Matthew Rizzotti. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.