The Phillies have released outfielder Xavier Paul on Monday, according to Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia. Paul, 30, went 1 for 9 in spring training for Philadelphia. His only hit of the spring was a solo home run.
The Phillies announced Thursday they signed Andres Blanco, Brian Bogusevic, Russ Canzler, Chase d'Arnaud, Jeff Francoeur, John Hester, Darin Mastroianni and Xavier Paul to minor-league contracts. All eight players received invites to attend spring training as non-roster invitees.
The Diamondbacks have released outfielder Xavier Paul Friday, the team announced. Paul appeated in 14 games with the Diamondbacks, picking up just two hits in 20 at-bats, while striking out eight times.
Veteran outfielder Xavier Paul, who has not received a major league at-bat since 2013 with Cincinnati, has been called up by the Diamondbacks from Triple-A Reno. He has produced well this season at that level with 12 home runs and 56 RBI in 254 at-bats.
Diamondbacks signed outfielder Xavier Paul to a minor-league contract, according to MLBtraderumors.com. Paul was released by the Orioles last week after slashing .254/.316/.431 with 12 home runs and 56 RBI in 295 at-bats at Triple-A Norfolk.