Cesar Hernandez needs surgery on his left thumb to repair ligament damage.
Phillies placed INF Cesar Hernandez on the 60-day disabled list with a dislocated left thumb.
The Phillies confirmed that Cesar Hernandez suffered a dislocated left thumb in Sunday's game.
Cesar Hernandez exited Sunday's game versus the Cubs with an apparent dislocated left thumb.
Cesar Hernandez will move to shortstop with the return of Chase Utley (ankle) on Friday.
Cesar Hernandez doubled, tripled, knocked in two runs, and scored once in four at-bats as the Phillies took care of the Rays on Monday.
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro on Tuesday indicated that Cesar Hernandez will remain the club's second baseman even after Chase Utley (ankle) returns from the disabled list.
Cesar Hernandez went 3-for-4 with a walk and two stolen bases as the Phillies won in 10 innings against the Braves on Sunday.
Cesar Hernandez went 1-for-3 with an RBI single in Friday's loss to the Braves.
Phillies interim manager Pete Mackanin said Tuesday that he "would like to think that Cesar (Hernandez) has proven that he deserves a chance to be the everyday second baseman."
Cesar Hernandez's bat continued to stay hot as he went 2-for-4 with an RBI, a run, and a stolen base in Monday's loss to the Brewers.
Cesar Hernandez singled four times in as many at-bats, helping the Phillies in a win over the Nationals in the back end of Sunday's doubleheader.
Cesar Hernandez delivered a go-ahead pinch-hit two-run single in Friday's 4-1 win over the Nationals.
Cesar Hernandez went 0-for-4 and committed two errors at second base Friday against the Rays.