Thursday, February 04, 2010

Phils sign P Villarreal

The Phillies have signed veteran right-hander Oscar Villarreal to a minor league deal with an invitation to Spring Training, according to MLB.com.
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Villarreal missed the entire 2009 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery last April.

Villarreal last pitched in the Majors for the Astros in '08, going 1-3 with a 5.02 ERA in 35 relief appearances, striking out 21 and walking 17 in 37.2 innings. His best season came with the Braves in '06, when he finished 9-1 with a 3.61 ERA in 58 games.
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