• Jesse Biddle is Out

    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.