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Jeremy Horst | Relief Pitcher

Team: Philadelphia Phillies
Age / DOB:  (28) / 10/1/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 233
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
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Phillies sent LHP Jeremy Horst outright to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Horst was designated for assignment by the Phillies on Sunday morning. He passed through waivers and has accepted his outright assignment to the Triple-A level. Jun 3 - 5:05 PM

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Phillies designated LHP Jeremy Horst for assignment.

The move was made in order to clear room on the 40-man roster for Cesar Jimenez. Horst has been at Triple-A Lehigh Valley all season, where he's posted a 4.35 ERA while walking 16 over 20 2/3 innings.
Jun 1 - 11:41 AM

Phillies optioned LHP Jeremy Horst, C Tommy Joseph, and OFs Tyson Gillies and Zach Collier to Triple-A Lehigh Valley; reassigned LHP Cesar Jimenez, RHP Ken Giles and INF Andres Blanco to minor league camp.

Horst had a legit shot to break camp had he pitched well, but he didn't (9.64 ERA) and the Phillies look to be going with Jake Diekman as their second left-hander. None of the other cuts had a real chance to make the team.
Mar 14 - 8:44 AM

Jeremy Horst (elbow) could begin a throwing program soon.

Horst has been out since mid-June with an elbow injury. If he returns, it will be well into September. The Phillies are likely just hoping he'll be OK for spring training.
Tue, Aug 20, 2013 09:32:00 PM

Phillies transferred RHP Jeremy Horst from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.

The move clears a spot for Steve Susdorf on the 40-man roster. Horst recently received a platelet-rich plasma injection in his throwing elbow and is at risk for missing the rest of the season.
Thu, Jul 25, 2013 05:38:00 PM

Jeremy Horst (elbow) suffered a setback during his rehab assignment with Triple-A Lehigh Valley and will likely be shut down for the season.

Horst is dealing with renewed soreness in his left (pitching) elbow and is scheduled to visit with Dr. James Andrews for a second opinion. He received a platelet-rich plasma injection on Friday and will not throw for at least six weeks.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 06:20:00 PM

Jeremy Horst (elbow) will make another rehab appearance on Monday with Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

Horst threw a scoreless inning in his rehab debut on Saturday. The southpaw has been on the disabled list since June 17 with a left elbow strain. He should be back in the Phillies' bullpen by the middle of this week.
Mon, Jul 8, 2013 09:50:00 AM

Jeremy Horst (elbow) will resume throwing on Wednesday.

Horst has been on the DL for just over a week with a left elbow strain, but he's evidently feeling much better. It appears he has a shot to return before the All-Star break.
Tue, Jun 25, 2013 09:17:00 PM

Phillies placed LHP Jeremy Horst on the 15-day disabled list with a left elbow strain.

Horst was excellent for the Phillies in 2012 but has struggled to the tune of a 6.23 ERA here in 2013. He's going to have his elbow checked out by a specialist.
Mon, Jun 17, 2013 03:42:00 PM

Jeremy Horst has not carried over his success from 2012, posting a 5.09 ERA and 1.58 WHIP over 17 2/3 innings.

Luckily for him, Philly's bullpen depth is poor. A lack of attractive alternative options will only save Horst's job for so long, however, if he keeps getting lit up at this rate. Horst posted a 1.74 ERA over 44 games in limited time the last two seasons, which is probably why the Phillies have given him as much rope as they have.
Fri, May 24, 2013 01:14:00 AM

Phillies activated LHP Jeremy Horst from the paternity leave list.

Horst missed a couple days for the birth of his child. He will back in the Phillies' bullpen on Thursday night.
Thu, Aug 23, 2012 03:29:00 PM

Phillies placed LHP Jeremy Horst on the paternity leave list.

Horst can remain on the paternity leave list for 24 to 72 hours. The Phillies called up prospect right-hander Phillippe Aumont from Triple-A Lehigh Valley in a corresponding roster move.
Mon, Aug 20, 2012 10:22:00 PM

Phillies purchased the contract of LHP Jeremy Horst from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

The hope is that Horst will help stabilize a bullpen that has been mostly wretched through the first three months of the 2012 season. The 26-year-old left-hander was rocking a 2.11 ERA in 38 1/3 innings at Triple-A.
Thu, Jun 28, 2012 11:28:00 AM

Phillies reassigned LHPs Jeremy Horst and David Purcey to minor league camp.

Horst was acquired this winter in a trade with the Reds. The 26-year-old posted a promising 2.81 ERA in 51-plus innings last year at the Triple-A level and should see action in the major leagues later this season.
Tue, Mar 20, 2012 08:13:00 AM

Phillies acquired LHP Jeremy Horst from the Reds for INF Wilson Valdez.

Horst registered a promising 2.81 ERA and 42/14 K/BB ratio in 51 1/3 innings last season at the Triple-A level, and was also effective during multiple stints in the major leagues. He could be a useful left-handed reliever in 2012 for the Phillies.
Wed, Jan 25, 2012 04:09:00 PM

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Batters
PosRoleName
C1Carlos Ruiz
2Wil Nieves
3Cameron Rupp
1B1Ryan Howard
2Darin Ruf
2B1Chase Utley
2Andres Blanco
SS1Jimmy Rollins
3B1Cody Asche
2Reid Brignac
LF1Domonic Brown
2John Mayberry
CF1Ben Revere
RF1Marlon Byrd
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Cliff Lee
2Cole Hamels
3A.J. Burnett
4Kyle Kendrick
5Roberto Hernandez
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Jonathan Papelbon
2Mike Adams
3Antonio Bastardo
4Jake Diekman
5Ken Giles
6Mario Hollands
7Justin De Fratus
8Jeff Manship