Phillies fans are biting their nails with news that second baseman Chase Utley could miss a couple months of the 2009 season. So, just how will the Phillies fill-in at Utley's vacant spot?
November 21, 2008
Tadahito Iguchi, who came to town after Chase Utley went down with a broken wrist late last season, is back with the Phillies after spending most of the season with San Diego.
September 7, 2008
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The San Diego Padres today placed shortstop Khalil Greene on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to July 31) with a fracture of the fifth metacarpal on his left hand and reinstated infielder Tadahito Iguchi from the 15-day disabled list. The club also announced that outfielder Chip Ambres has cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Triple-A Portland.
San Diego, CA – The San Diego Padres today placed infielder Tadahito Iguchi on the 15-day disabled list with a separated right shoulder and recalled infielder Craig Stansberry from Triple-A Portland.
MadFriars.com was lucky enough to convince (bribe) Padres.com beat writer Corey Brock to answer questions regarding the San Diego Padres, as submitted exclusively by our readers.
February 8, 2008
The Phillies got word that Chase Utley would be lost for four weeks and moved quickly to replace him, getting Tadahito Iguchi from the Chicago White Sox.