Sat, 25 Feb 2012 12:23:45 -0800
Former Milwaukee Brewers OFs Geoff Jenkins and Robin Yount are serving as guest instructors at spring training camp. Jenkins will be in camp for one week beginning Sunday, Feb. 26, and Yount will remain with the club until the end of spring training.
Fri, 09 Jul 2010 20:05:03 -0700
Free-agent OF Geoff Jenkins (Phillies) signed a contract valued at $1 and retired as a member of the Milwaukee Brewers Friday, July 9, reports The Associated Press.
Mon, 05 Jul 2010 10:22:44 -0700
Former MLB OF Geoff Jenkins will announce his formal retirement from baseball Friday, July 9, according to The Associated Press.
Mon, 07 Dec 2009 13:59:33 -0800
ESPN's Jerry Crasnick reports free-agent OF Geoff Jenkins (Brewers) said he wants to play in 2010 after sitting out the entire 2009 season. He has been working out for several months in Arizona and also taking groundballs at first base.
Tue, 28 Apr 2009 14:51:13 -0700
Adam McCalvy, of MLB.com, reports the Milwaukee Brewers are not looking to sign free-agent OF Geoff Jenkins (Phillies), according to general manager Doug Melvin.
Thu, 02 Apr 2009 11:42:14 -0700
John Fay, of The Cincinnati Enquirer, reports the Cincinnati Reds could be long shots in the quest to sign free-agent OF Gary Sheffield (Tigers), according to manager Dusty Baker. Baker is also intrigued that free-agent OFs Frank Catalanotto (Rangers) and Geoff Jenkins (Phillies) are available.
Tue, 31 Mar 2009 09:54:16 -0700
The Sports Network reports the Philadelphia Phillies released OF Geoff Jenkins Tuesday, March 31. The team must still pay him $6.75 million this year and a $1.25 million buyout for 2010 unless he is claimed off waivers.
Mon, 09 Mar 2009 11:26:54 -0700
Todd Zolecki, of MLB.com, reports Philadelphia Phillies OF Geoff Jenkins and 1B Ryan Howard both hit home runs in Spring Training Monday, March 9. Howard now has four homers in the spring, which leads all major leaguers.
Tue, 28 Oct 2008 12:24:58 -0700
Ken Mandel, of MLB.com, reports the Philadelphia Phillies will send a pinch-hitter to the plate when Game 5 of the World Series resumes Wednesday, Oct. 29, according to manager Charlie Manuel. However, OF Geoff Jenkins, OF Matt Stairs or 3B Greg Dobbs might not hit if Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon elects to bring in a left-handed pitcher out of the bullpen to replace RP Grant Balfour.
Fri, 12 Sep 2008 13:07:30 -0700
Kevin Horan, of MLB.com, reports Philadelphia Phillies OF Geoff Jenkins (hip) will be limited to pinch-hitting for a while, according to manager Charlie Manuel.