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.
Tue, 24 Jun 2014 14:36:35 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies signed free-agent OF Grady Sizemore (Red Sox) to a minor-league deal Tuesday, June 24. He will report to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Fantasy Tip: He's someone to watch down the road in NL-only setups, but it's unlikely he'd play more than a few games per week without a slew of injuries if he eventually comes up.
Tue, 24 Jun 2014 11:14:23 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies OF Grady Sizemore has an opt-out clause from his minor league deal that can be executed in July.
Fantasy Tip: Maybe if he can't catch on in Philly, he'll do enough to rebuild his own value so he can gain fantasy value somewhere else.
Fri, 20 Jun 2014 18:56:55 -0700
The Boston Red Sox likely will not be able to re-sign free-agent OF Grady Sizemore to a minor league deal.
Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:55:32 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies have reached out to free-agent OF Grady Sizemore (Red Sox), but other teams are interested, too.
Fantasy Tip: Sizemore doesn't have much upside left, and he'll probably wind up being an outfield depth piece wherever he lands.