PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The Philadelphia Phillies have acquired infielder Jayson Nix in a trade with the Tampa Bay Rays.
Nix is a career .218 hitter in 425 games over six seasons. The 31-year-old right-handed hitter batted .270 with a homer this spring for Tampa Bay.
The Rays received cash considerations in Friday's deal.
Nix batted .236 with three homers and 24 RBIs in 87 games with the Yankees last season.
Advertisement
Advertisement

Top MLB Public Bets

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Are Sale's Sox now the favorite? The Boston Red Sox made a big splash this week when they acquired Cy Young contender Chris Sale from the...
Thumbnail Red Sox acquire Sale, WS odds improve Following the acquisition of Chris Sale from the Chicago White Sox, the Boston Red Sox' World Series odds have improved greatly.
Thumbnail Will Cubs repeat as champs? The Chicago Cubs are a month into their championship reign. As the 2017 season approaches, are they favored to repeat?

MLB Team Pages