Philadelphia Phillies All-Star second baseman Chase Utley will start the Major League Baseball season on the disabled list because of injured knees.
Chase Utley signed a two-year contract extension with the Philadelphia Phillies that, including options, could keep the second baseman with the club through the 2018 season.
Chase Utley reached an agreement on a contract extension that will keep the second baseman with the Philadelphia Phillies through 2015, the Associated Press said.
Chase Utley ’s injured knee failed to respond to a cortisone shot, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to seek additional opinions on treatment for the All-Star second baseman.
Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley will have his chronic knee tendinitis evaluated by a specialist.
Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley is scheduled to have surgery on his right thumb today, three days after injuring it while trying to stretch a single into a double.
The Philadelphia Philles placed second baseman Freddy Galvis, who is replacing injured All-Star Chase Utley, on the disabled list with a strained lower back, the team said on its Twitter feed.
Juan Lagares hit a run-scoring double in the sixth inning to give the New York Mets a 4-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in a Major League Baseball contest.
"It's not bad enough to have micro-fracture surgery."
- Chase Utley on Mar 25, 2012