Fantasy Baseball Team Preview: Philadelphia Phillies
FEB 9, 11:01a ET | Adam Meyer
Rotowire: Jan 17 / 3:19a ET
News: The Phillies claimed Danks off waivers from the White Sox on Friday, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Impact: Danks will compete for a bench job this spring. He can play all three outfield positions, which should help with his chances of winning a job.
Rotowire: Jan 8 / 1:23p ET
News: Danks was designated for assignment Thursday, Dan Hayes of CSN reports.
Impact: The move was made to clear room on the 40-man for Emilio Bonifacio, who signed a one-year deal with the White Sox on Thursday. Danks appeared in 51 games for Chicago last season, hitting .222 with 10 RBI and 46 strikeouts. He had more success at Triple-A, where he hit .270 in 348 at-bats.
StatsLLC: Jan 8 / 12:00a ET
News: Chicago designated Danks for assignment on Thursday.
Impact: The move cleared space on the roster for the signing of Emilio Bonifacio.