Despite hot spring, Phils release Betancourt

Yuniesky Betancourt couldn't have done much more than he did in camp with the Phillies, this spring, but it still wasn't enough. Instead of hanging onto the veteran infielder, the Phillies elected to not keep Betancourt, opening spots for two familiar faces.
March 24, 2013

How and why the Phillies roster fills out

Did Aaron Cook grab a bullpen spot with another good outing on Saturday? What about the status of Yuniesky Betancourt, does he stay or go? When you try to figure out the 25-man roster for the Phillies, you can't just look at the numbers; here's why...
March 23, 2013

Betancourt adds to Phillies infield depth

The Phillies wound up short on infielders last season thanks to a rash of injuries. This season, that's not likely to happen, since they've stocked themselves with some veteran infielders as insurance.
January 29, 2013

Transaction Analysis: Yuniesky Betancourt

Kevin Agee takes a quick look at what the return of Yuniesky Betancourt could mean for the Royals in 2012.
December 20, 2011

M's Ready for All-Star Break

Manager John McLaren had shortstop Yuniesky Betancourt in his original lineup Sunday, but Betancourt had to sit the game out because of some back stiffness. In his place, Willie Bloomquist moved to shortstop for the day. Add Betancourt to the list of Seattle players for whom the three-day All-Star break will be a time of healing.
July 9, 2007

Free Agent Predictions: 2B/SS, 3B

Without any interest at all, Seattle can sit back and let the infield market pass them by.
November 10, 2005

Adam Jones Sneaking Up on Stardom

SAN ANTONIO - The Missions are once again getting star play out of their stud shortstop, who has the team on a roll.
July 23, 2005