Wed, 28 Nov 2012 23:35:18 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays signed INF Mike Fontenot and OF Rich C. Thompson to minor-league contracts, according to a report in Baseball America. No financial details were disclosed.
Sun, 05 Aug 2012 10:38:42 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies have released INF Mike Fontenot.
Wed, 01 Aug 2012 10:49:17 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies have recalled INF Michael Martinez from Triple-A Lehigh Valley. In a corresponding move, the team designated INF Mike Fontenot for assignment.
Fri, 27 Jul 2012 13:52:07 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies manager Charlie Manuel said 2B Mike Fontenot, 3B Ty Wigginton and INF Kevin Frandsen will see time at third base while 3B Placido Polanco (back) is out of the lineup.
Wed, 13 Jun 2012 23:27:29 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies SP Vance Worley's ERA dropped by 0.17 and 2B Mike Fontenot was charged with another error when Major League Baseball made a scoring change Wednesday, June 13, for the June 10 game against the Baltimore Orioles. Fontenot was charged with an error on a third-inning grounder hit to him by Orioles OF Endy Chavez, which took away another earned run from Worley.
Sun, 13 May 2012 00:00:34 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies plan to use 2B Mike Fontenot at second base, shortstop, and third base. "He can hit some," Phillies manager Charlie Manuel said. "He swings the bat well. We'll try to work him in, get him comfortable, and see where we go from there."
Fri, 11 May 2012 22:10:33 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies purchased the contract of 2B Mike Fontenot from Triple-A Lehigh Valley Friday, May 11. The team moved 2B Michael Martinez (foot) from the 15-day to 60-day disabled list to make room on the 40-man roster.
Thu, 10 May 2012 18:58:37 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies may consider recalling 2B Mike Fontenot from Triple-A Lehigh Valley in the near future.
Fri, 13 Apr 2012 15:15:05 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies signed free-agent 2B Mike Fontenot (Giants) to a minor league deal Friday, April 13. He will report to Single-A Clearwater for extended spring training, and he'll likely eventually move to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Sat, 07 Apr 2012 12:02:12 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies and Toronto Blue Jays could have interest in free-agent INF Mike Fontenot (Giants).