Phillies trade Jesse Biddle to Pirates

The Phillies traded former first round pick Jesse Biddle to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for RHP Yoervis Medina. Biddle will be a reclamation project in 2017 for Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage since Biddle will miss all of 2016 due to Tommy John surgery.
February 3, 2016

Biddle Dealt to Pirates for Reliever Medina

Pitchers Jesse Biddle and Yoervis Medina were both designated for assignment recently by their respective teams. The Phillies and Pirates decided to swap the two in a minor deal on Wednesday.
February 3, 2016

Biddle DFA'd; LaFromboise Claimed off Waivers

So far, Jesse Biddle has come up well short of the expectations that the Phillies had for him when they drafted him with the 27th overall pick back in 2010. Now, he's been DFA'd in favor of lefty reliever Bobby LaFromboise, who was claimed off waivers.
January 29, 2016

Biddle to undergo Tommy John Surgery

Jesse Biddle, who has battled through injuries throughout his career, will undergo Tommy John surgery in a couple of weeks, sidelining him for the entire 2016 season.
October 4, 2015

Jesse Biddle Winds up on Lehigh Valley DL

Jesse Biddle's struggles continued Saturday when he was placed on the DL by the Lehigh Valley IronPigs. After various injuries last season, Biddle had stayed healthy this season until now.
August 30, 2015

The Top 100 Minor League Prospects

Kiley unveils his ranking of the top 100 prospects in the minor leagues, with Twins CF Byron Buxton atop the list.
January 12, 2014

Top Prospects: Philadelphia Phillies

Kiley kicks off the minor league organizational prospect lists with the Phillies, led by breakout power-hitting 3B Maikel Franco and followed by an intriguing group of athletic hitters. This first list is a free preview of the subscriber content.
November 18, 2013

Prospect Video: Jesse Biddle

Kiley shares video of one of the top prospects in the Phillies system, local product LHP Jesse Biddle.
November 17, 2013