Latest Odubel Herrera News

Charges dropped in Phillies' Herrera's domestic assault case

Jul. 3, 2019 5:13 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Domestic assault charges against Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera were dismissed Wednesday after his girlfriend declined to press charges. Herrera must complete counseling within 60 days as a condition of the dismissal. Major League Baseball said afterward that...

LEADING OFF: Big Papi recovering, Kingery blossoming

Jun. 12, 2019 9:23 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: BIG PAPI'S RECOVERY David Ortiz remained in intensive care at a Boston hospital Tuesday night, recovering from the bullet fired into his back at a bar in the Dominican Republic on Sunday night. Police are investigating what aspect of the national hero's life...

LEADING OFF: Big Papi recovering, Kingery blossoming

Jun. 11, 2019 11:00 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday: BIG PAPI'S RECOVERY David Ortiz remained in intensive care at a Boston hospital Tuesday night, recovering from the bullet fired into his back at a bar in the Dominican Republic on Sunday night. Police are investigating what aspect of the national hero's life...

LEADING OFF: No picks for Keuchel, Kimbrel, MLB draft starts

Jun. 3, 2019 2:52 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: EVEN MORE FREE All-Star starter Dallas Keuchel and imposing closer Craig Kimbrel, the last two top free agents on the market, can sign without their new teams having to forfeit amateur draft picks as compensation. Both turned down $17.9 million qualifying offers...

Jay Bruce traded from Mariners to NL East-leading Phillies

Jun. 2, 2019 8:18 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jay Bruce is going from last place to the NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies. The former All-Star was traded by the Seattle Mariners on Sunday in a deal that will cost the Phillies just $2.75 million over the next 1½ seasons. "I get to go somewhere I have a chance to win," the...

Phillies face depleted bullpen because of injuries

May. 29, 2019 7:50 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Phillies manager Gable Kapler could have draped a stethoscope around his neck in his office that seemed more fit for an urgent care. "I have notes on injury stuff," Kapler said Wednesday, not long before Philadelphia's scheduled game against St. Louis went into a rain delay. "There's...

Report: Phils OF Herrera left hand prints on woman's neck

May. 29, 2019 5:17 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera left "hand print markings" on his girlfriend's neck during a domestic assault inside an Atlantic City casino, according to a police report obtained by a newspaper. The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Wednesday that the player also left...

Phillies OF Herrera arrested in domestic case, put on leave

May. 28, 2019 5:54 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odúbel Herrera was placed on administrative leave Tuesday by Major League Baseball, a day after his arrest in a domestic violence case at an Atlantic City casino. Herrera was arrested Monday night on an assault charge at the Golden Nugget...

McCutchen, Hoskins lead Phillies past Brewers 6-4

May. 25, 2019 1:32 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies needed a big performance from their bullpen after Jerad Eickhoff struggled. Vince Velasquez and company delivered. Five relievers combined for six scoreless innings and Andrew McCutchen hit a tiebreaking double to help Philadelphia beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-4...