Injury Update: Galvis In A Brace For Three Weeks

The final word is in for Freddy Galvis, and of course, it isn’t good news. The rookie second baseman will be in a back brace for the next three weeks, being diagnosed with a pars fracture in his lower back. “We’re going to reexamine him and see where we’re at,” Phillies head athletic trainer Scott Sheridan said … Continue reading Injury Update: Galvis In A Brace For Three Weeks

Galvis Could Miss Significant Time

The Phillies win last night was dampened by some more rough news on the injury front. Rookie second baseman Freddy Galvis, who went on the DL with a back strain a couple days ago, has been diagnosed with a pars fracture in his back. The fracture is potentially serious and could keep Galvis out of … Continue reading Galvis Could Miss Significant Time

Oswalt to the DL

[UPDATE] Roy Oswalt was put on the 15-day DL. Scott Mathieson was called up. [ORIGINAL POST] Roy Oswalt’s bull pen session did not go well yesterday according to the Phils. Still feeling soreness in his back, Oswalt will not pitch in Saturday’s game against the Braves. In his place, Kyle Kendrick will make his first … Continue reading Oswalt to the DL

Chased: Oswalt gets bounced in Phils loss

One streak ended tonight while another hopefully isn’t starting. The Phils finally topped the four-run mark but lost their second straight on Tuesday night in Arizona. Roy Oswalt got roughed up in the 7-5 loss to the D’Backs, making it through three innings before being lifted for Kyle Kendrick. Charlie Manuel didn’t say Oswalt left … Continue reading Chased: Oswalt gets bounced in Phils loss