Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:16:50 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies could be interested in bringing back OF Grady Sizemore next season. Entering play Friday, Aug. 15, he was hitting .309 with seven doubles, one triple, one home run, seven RBIs and a .786 OPS through 27 games with the Phils.
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 20:41:08 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies are not ruling out the possibility of re-signing OF Grady Sizemore after the season, according to general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. "He's played well enough to certainly be in consideration for 2015 and beyond. But again that's one of those questions we'll continue to assess. What we do with our outfield will be one of those questions, and he could very well be a part of it," Amaro said.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:34:31 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies OF Grady Sizemore had a three-hit night, including his 1,000th career hit, Friday, July 25, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. One of his hits went for a double, and he also drove in a run.
Fantasy Tip: Sizemore's 1000th hit should have come years ago in Cleveland, but years of recovery after microfracture surgery delayed the milestone. He is best used as a No. 4 or 5 fantasy outfielder in NL-only leagues at this point.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:21:43 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies OF Grady Sizemore is batting leadoff Friday, July 25, against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Fantasy Tip: Sizemore should be owned in all NL-only formats. Ryne Sandberg appears committed to giving Sizemore enough playing time to make him an option in deep mixed leagues.
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:54:10 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies OF Grady Sizemore will play five days a week in center and left field, according to manager Ryne Sandberg.
Fantasy Tip: Sizemore's guaranteed playing time makes him worth considering for outfield depth in deep mixed leagues. It also hurts Ben Revere and most likely Domonic Brown.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 19:34:37 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies OF Grady Sizemore had a single and a run scored in four at-bats in his team debut Friday, July 11, against the Washington Nationals. He served as the leadoff batter and started in center field.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:10:59 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies OF Grady Sizemore is playing center field and leading off Friday, July 11.
Fantasy Tip: Ben Revere is dealing with an ankle injury, which explains the move. Sizemore could see semi-regular playing time, but he's unlikely to suddenly become an everyday player unless a trade or serious injury opens up a spot in the outfield.
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 17:24:37 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies selected the contract of OF Grady Sizemore Thursday, July 10, according to Marc Narducci of The Philadelphia Inquirer. In corresponding moves, the team optioned SP David Buchanan to Triple-A Lehigh Valley and placed SP Cliff Lee on the 60-day disabled list.
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:46:03 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies have not recalled OF Grady Sizemore from Triple-A Lehigh Valley yet because they want him to get more at-bats in the minor leagues before being called up.
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:32:40 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies OF Grady Sizemore could join the team during their current road trip, according to manager Ryne Sandberg.
Fantasy Tip: Sizemore is a potential target for NL-only owners, but everyday playing time is highly unlikely.