Phillies Add Johan Rojas to the 40-Man

The Philadelphia Phillies have added Johan Rojas to the 40-man roster, the team announced on Tuesday.

His addition to the 40-man protects him from being selected in the Rule 5 draft.

The 22-year old was ranked the 5th best prospect in the system by MLB Pipeline.

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Phillies Pitcher Corey Knebel Placed on the 60-Day IL

The Philadelphia Phillies have made a series of roster moves official.

As previously reported, the team has placed Seranthony Dominguez on the 10-day injured list and called up RHP Tyler Cyr from Triple-A Lehigh Valley. To make room for Cyr on the 40-man roster, the Phillies have placed RHP Corey Knebel on the 60-day injured list with a torn shoulder capsule.

His season is over.

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