Jesse Biddle has been placed on the temporary inactive list. The lefty is 3-9 this season with a 5.03 ERA for the Reading Fightin Phils. Over his last four starts, the former first round draft pick is 0-4 with a 12.64 ERA.
Control has been an issue for Biddle again this year. In 78 2/3 innings, he has 40 walks. Biddle has also allowed 11 home runs.
Biddle was ranked the #2 prospect in the Phillies organization by Baseball America before this season. He was the 27th overall selection in the 2010 MLB draft out of Germantown Friends School in Philadelphia.