Wed, 15 Apr 2015 22:53:58 -0700
Cincinnati Reds 2B Brandon Phillips (head) returned to the lineup Wednesday, April 15, against the Chicago Cubs one night after leaving the game due to dizziness.
Fantasy Tip: Phillips had a pair of singled in four at-bats and is hitting .324 this season. At just $2,300 (or 4.6% of cap) he is a solid value play in FantasyScore.
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 21:29:54 -0700
Updating a previous report, Cincinnati Reds 2B Brandon Phillips (head) passed a concussion test Tuesday, April 14, and he might play as soon as Wednesday, April 15.
Fantasy Tip: At $2,300 (or 4.6% of cap) Phillips is a tempting play in FantasyScore, but give him a game to prove his health before plugging him back into your lineup.
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:05:48 -0700
Cincinnati Reds 2B Brandon Phillips (head) left the game Tuesday, April 14, against the Chicago Cubs after feeling lightheaded.
Fantasy Tip: Phillips was involved in a collision while running the bases. Itís uncertain if he will be forced to miss time, but if he does it would be Skip Schumaker ($1,600; 3.2% of cap) likely drawing into the starting lineup.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:50:14 -0700
Cincinnati Reds 3B Todd Frazier, OF Jay Bruce and 2B Brandon Phillips are not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 17.
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:47:12 -0700
Cincinnati Reds 2B Brandon Phillips is not in the starting lineup Monday, Sept. 15.
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:38:46 -0700
Cincinnati Reds 2B Brandon Phillips has not hit a home run since Saturday, June 28. Entering the game Thursday, Sept. 11, he had a six-game hitting steak, though. Phillips did miss over a month of action with a ligament tear in his left thumb earlier this season, too.
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 12:11:22 -0700
Cincinnati Reds 2B Brandon Phillips is batting fifth and playing second base Friday, Sept. 5, against the New York Mets. Phillips was not in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 4.
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 10:16:43 -0700
Cincinnati Reds OFs Billy Hamilton and Jay Bruce and 2B Brandon Phillips are not in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 4.
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 11:39:03 -0700
Cincinnati Reds 2B Brandon Phillips has a slash line of just .148/.207/.185 in 14 games since returning from his thumb injury. His on-base percentage has steadily declined since 2011, going from .801 to .750 to .705 to .658.
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:05:20 -0700
Cincinnati Reds 2B Brandon Phillips has looked more comfortable at the plate than when he first returned from the 15-day disabled list. "A lot of his hits are going through the middle and to right-center, which speaks to his approach. He is not trying to cheat and get the head of the bat out front. For me, offensively, he is ahead of schedule," manager Bryan Price said Tuesday, Aug. 26.