Tue, 29 Jan 2013 20:18:10 -0800
Philadelphia Phillies C Brian Schneider has announced his retirement from baseball. He played for four teams, with the last three seasons spent with the Phillies. He is a career .247 hitter with 67 home runs and 387 RBIs in 1,048 games.
Tue, 30 Oct 2012 05:31:30 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies declined a $5.5 million mutual option with 3B Placido Polanco and paid him a $1 million buyout. They declined options on RP Jose Contreras ($2.5 million) and 1B Ty Wigginton ($4 million) as well, paying them $500,000 buyouts. OF Juan Pierre and C Brian Schneider are free agents and are unlikely to re-sign.
Sun, 30 Sep 2012 11:59:21 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies have selected the contract of P Tyson Brummett from Triple-A Lehigh Valley. He will join the club in Washington Monday, Oct. 1. In a corresponding move, C Brian Schneider (hamstring, ankle) has been transferred from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
Sat, 08 Sep 2012 09:03:45 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies C Brian Schneider (hamstring, ankle) is expected to continue his rehab in Clearwater after leaving to be with his wife for the birth of his daughter. Even though he will continue his rehab, he is not expected to play again this season.
Fri, 24 Aug 2012 12:53:24 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies placed C Brian Schneider (hamstring) on the 15-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain Friday, Aug. 24, and recalled C Steve Lerud from the minors in a corresponding move.
Mon, 13 Aug 2012 09:44:04 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies C Erik Kratz has proved to be the starting catcher over C Brian Schneider with C Carlos Ruiz (foot) on the disabled list. Kratz is hitting .333 with 11 of his 15 hits going for extra bases. "He's durable. You can beat him up," manager Charlie Manuel said. "You can play him, muscle him around and everything, you can use him. You can treat him tough. That's a part I like about him."
Tue, 31 Jul 2012 11:10:58 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies recalled OF Domonic Brown from Triple-A Lehigh Valley. C Brian Schneider (ankle) was activated from the 15-day disabled list.
Tue, 24 Jul 2012 06:36:12 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies C Brian Schneider (ankle) and RP Raul Valdes (hip) will begin rehab assignments this week. Schneider will go to Class A Clearwater Tuesday, July 24, and Valdes will pitch at Double-A Reading Wednesday, July 25.
Fri, 06 Jul 2012 16:54:16 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies C Brian Schneider (ankle) could return to the team shortly after the All-Star break. He will rehab in Florida during the break and said he hopes to start catching bullpens in the next few days.
Tue, 26 Jun 2012 15:54:30 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies C Brian Schneider (ankle) is dealing with a high ankle sprain, and he's expected to be out three to five weeks.