• Phillies Release Odubel Herrera, Jeurys Familia

    10 days ago - By MLB Trade Rumors

    The Phillies have released outfielder Odubel Herrera and right-hander Jeurys Familia. Righty Ryan Sherriff has also been outrighted to Triple-A. All three players were designated for assignment earlier this week.
    This is the second time within the last year that the Phils have officially parted ways with Herrera, as they declined their $11.5MM club option last fall and then re-signed him for only $1.75MM in March. It would seem like today's release will bring an end to Herrera's run in the organization after seven-plus years, as Philadelphia is certainly hoping that trade deadline...
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