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Pedro Florimon | Shortstop | #18

Team: Philadelphia Phillies
Age / DOB:  (31) / 12/10/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 185
Bats / Throws: Switch / Right
College: None
Drafted: 2004 / UDFA / BAL
Contract: view contract details
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Pedro Florimon homered and pitched a perfect inning out of the pen Friday against the Cardinals.
Florimon made his first career relief appearance back in the Phillies' third game of the season, giving up two runs. He lowered his ERA to 9.00 tonight, though. The homer was his second of the year. He'll continue to see some time at shortstop with Scott Kingery struggling and J.P. Crawford sidelined. May 19 - 1:28 AM

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Phillies selected the contract of INF/OF Pedro Florimon from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

The move likely means that Florimon has won a job on the 25-man roster for the Phillies, as it would be odd if he was added to the 40-man roster without that occuring. He's hit well this spring, and his ability to play in the dirt and the grass makes him a quality bench option for Philadelphia during the 2018 season.
Mar 16 - 12:26 PM

Pedro Florimon went 2-for-3 with a double as the Phillies were shut out by the Orioles in Grapefruit League play on Sunday.

Florimon also swiped a base in the contest, his second of the spring to go along with his .304 batting average. He's a career .209/.269/.308 hitter at the big league level, but with a nice showing in Florida he has a chance to crack the Opening Day roster as a reserve infielder.
Mar 11 - 10:10 PM

Phillies re-signed INF Pedro Florimon to a minor league contract.

Florimon appeared in 15 games with the Phillies during the second half and should find himself in the mix for a bench job in spring training. The 30-year-old owns a .209/.269/.308 batting line over 271 games in the majors.
Mon, Nov 13, 2017 06:14:00 PM

Pedro Florimon has elected free agency.

Florimon was outrighted off the Phillies' 40-man roster and will now seek a job elsewhere. He's hit only .209/.269/.308 over parts of seven big league seasons.
Mon, Nov 6, 2017 05:41:00 PM

Phillies placed INF/OF Pedro Florimon on the 60-day disabled list with a right ankle dislocation.

The move clears a spot for J.P. Crawford on the 40-man roster. Florimon injured his ankle during Saturday's game and will miss the remainder of the season.
Tue, Sep 5, 2017 01:54:00 PM

Pedro Florimon left Saturday's game and had to be carted off the field after injuring his right ankle on first base.

Florimon stepped awkwardly on the right side of the bag and rolled his ankle over. In a best-case scenario, it's a bad sprain. It'd be a nice surprise if he plays again this season.
Sat, Sep 2, 2017 07:56:00 PM

Pedro Florimon had an RBI single and a run scored in Thursday's win over the Marlins.

Florimon was in the middle of the Phillies' big three-run fourth inning, getting them on the board with a run-scoring single and coming around to score the eventual winning run later in the frame. In 13 games since having his contract purchased by the Phillies, the 30-year-old has 14 hits in 42 at-bats. The journeyman is batting .333/.364/.476 while playing all over the diamond in those 13 games.
Thu, Aug 31, 2017 10:40:00 PM

Pedro Florimon went 1-for-4 with an RBI double in Wednesday's loss to the Braves.

Florimon came through with an RBI double off Julio Teheran in the second inning for his lone hit of the contest. He struck out in his other three at-bats. In his first 11 games with the Phillies this season, the 30-year-old outfielder has picked up 12 hits in 34 at-bats, including four doubles and a triple.
Wed, Aug 30, 2017 08:16:00 PM

Pedro Florimon went 2-for-3 with three RBI on Sunday, leading the Phillies to a come-from-behind 5-2 victory over the Giants.

Florimon got the Phillies on the board with an RBI double off of Madison Bumgarner in the second inning. He then delivered a go-ahead two-run single in the eighth that proved to be the difference in the game. Florimon also made several sparkling defensive plays in left field. The 30-year-old journeyman is 3-for-6 with a pair of walks and four RBI in his first eight plate appearances with the Phillies.
Sun, Aug 20, 2017 07:39:00 PM

Phillies purchased the contract of INF Pedro Florimon from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

Pedro Beato was designated for assignment to make room for him. Florimon has spent all of 2017 in the minor leagues, hitting .265 with 10 homers, 33 RBI and four steals over 90 games for Triple-A Lehigh Valley. He'll give the Phillies some infield depth.
Thu, Aug 17, 2017 07:17:00 PM

Phillies signed INF Pedro Florimon to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Florimon sports an ugly .200/.261/.297 batting line across parts of six seasons in the majors. He'll compete for a utility job in spring training.
Mon, Dec 12, 2016 04:48:00 PM

Pirates sent INF/OF Pedro Florimon outright to Triple-A Indianapolis.

Florimon earned a September callup to Pittsburgh this year but slashed just .208/.240/.333 in 25 plate appearances with the Bucs. He is a .200/.261/.297 career hitter at the major league level.
Thu, Nov 3, 2016 11:30:00 AM

Pirates purchased the contract of INF/OF Pedro Florimon from Triple-A Indianapolis.

Florimon, 29, batted .255/.327/.372 with five homers and 14 steals over 107 games this season in Triple-A. He's a .199 hitter in the majors, so there's no fantasy value here, but he'll serve as a utility player down the stretch.
Tue, Sep 6, 2016 03:18:00 PM

Pirates sent INF Pedro Florimon outright to Triple-A Indianapolis.

Florimon was designated for assignment at the end of spring training after failing to earn a spot on the Pirates' bench. He is a .199/.262/.295 career hitter.
Wed, Apr 13, 2016 02:01:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Jorge Alfaro
2Andrew Knapp
1B1Carlos Santana
2B1Cesar Hernandez
2Jesmuel Valentin
SS1J.P. Crawford
2Scott Kingery
3Pedro Florimon
3B1Maikel Franco
LF1Rhys Hoskins
CF1Odubel Herrera
RF1Aaron Altherr
2Nick Williams
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Aaron Nola
2Jake Arrieta
3Jerad Eickhoff
4Vince Velasquez
5Nick Pivetta
6Zach Eflin
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Hector Neris
2Tommy Hunter
3Pat Neshek
4Luis Garcia
5Adam Morgan
6Edubray Ramos
7Victor Arano
8Drew Hutchison
9Seranthony Dominguez
10Jake Thompson