Friday, May 22, 2009

2009 Chachi #36 John Mayberry, Jr.

The Phils optioned Sergio Escalona to AAA Lehigh Valley after tonight's game and recalled outfielder John Mayberry, Jr. John is expected to serve as the DH against the Yankees on Saturday and Sunday.

Phillies debut: May 23, 2009
How acquired: Acquired from the Texas Rangers for Greg Golson, November 20, 2008
Pictured: February 28, 2009 - Spring Training action

Did You Know?: John was the first player acquired by GM Ruben Amaro, Jr.


Goose Joak said...

Cool card!

He had quite a Spring Training if memory serves...

Pop-Pop said...

He did have a strong spring training...surprised he was sent down

Jim said...

Phillies will have a crowded outfield in 2010 . . . not a bad problem to have. It would be nice to see John stick around after the Yankees series.