Phillies Release Brad Wilkerson

The Phillies released outfielder Brad Wilkerson and 11 other minor leaguers, tweets MLB.com's Todd Zolecki.  Wilkerson was thought to have retired, but he signed a minor league deal with no Spring Training invite back in February.


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  1. He must have looked in really lousy shape when he showed up for them to let him into two games then turn him loose.

  2. aap212 5 years ago

    It’s pretty sad that the answer to Wilkerson or Soriano turned out to really be neither after not very long.

  3. bigpat 5 years ago

    [sarcasm]What a surprise! /[sarcasm]

  4. Wilkerson came to camp in great shape. He performed well defensively and starting to hit the ball. The Phils must have been a little intrigued by allowing him to play in 3 big league games as a non-roster invitee. Just got caught up in the Phillies number’s game….they are loaded at the corners. He’ll re-surface somewhere.
    I do feel SAD for Soriano and the path his career has taken him. YEAH RIGHT!

  5. jiracane 5 years ago

    Wilkerson is a class act and still a useful talent. I hope he can still land somewhere!!

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