Brandon Phillips News Archive
Phillips (thumb) has begun throwing, but still can't catch, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
GM Walt Jocketty revised Phillips' (thumb) timeline for a return while speaking with ESPN.com's Jim Bowden on Sunday, stating that he expects the second baseman to return from the disabled list in approximately five weeks.
Phillips (thumb) was placed on the 15-day DL on Friday.
Phillips has been diagnosed with a torn left thumb ligament and will undergo surgery Friday, FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports. He's expected to miss the next 8-to-12 weeks as a result.
Sources tell Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports that Phillips may have a ligament tear in his thumb.
Phillips (thumb) is not in the lineup Thursday against the Cubs, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.
Phillips (thumb) is expected to be back with the Reds "sooner [rather] than later," John Fay of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
Phillips left Wednesday's game with a sprained left thumb. X-rays were negative.
Phillips left Wednesday's game against the Cubs in the eighth inning with an apparent left wrist injury, John Fay of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
Phillips went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer and a couple of runs scored in Saturday's 7-3 win over the Giants.