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31 Jerome Williams SP
Height/Weight: 6-3/262 | Birthdate: 12/4/1981 | Birthplace: Honolulu, HI | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: Philadelphia | College: No College | MLB Experience: 10 | Salary: $2,000,000 | Owned/Started%: 2/0 | Average Draft Position: 9999
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Phillies SP Jerome Williams set to rehab with Double-A team


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2015) Phillies starting pitcher Jerome Williams (hamstring) will begin a rehab assignment Tuesday with Double-A Reading, the team announced Monday.

Prior to going on the disabled list in mid-June, the veteran right-hander had a 3-7 record and 6.43 ERA. He had been particularly bad over his last nine starts, going 1-6 with an 8.06 ERA.


Phillies Jerome Williams headed to Double-A rehab stint


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/5/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams will start a minor league rehab assignment at Double-A Reading, per MLB.com.

Williams has been on the disabled list since mid-June with a strained left hamstring.

Williams is expected to make two rehab starts at Reading and then may be ready to rejoin the Phillies' rotation.


Jerome Williams throws bullpen for Phillies


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/3/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams threw a bullpen session before Friday's game at Turner Field.

Williams has been on the 15-day disabled list since mid-June with a left-hamstring injury. 

Williams is expected to make two minor league rehab starts before the end of the All Star Break on July 16, per the News Journal


Phillies place SP Jerome Williams on 15-day disabled list


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/17/2015) The Phillies have placed starting pitcher Jerome Williams on the 15-day disabled list with a left hamstring injury, the team announced on Wednesday.

Williams suffered the injury during Tuesday's game and was seen leaving the park on crutches afterward.

Williams (3-7) has a 6.43 ERA with 41 strikeouts in 70 innings of work this season.


Phillies SP Jerome Williams likely headed to disabled list


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/17/2015) Phillies starter Jerome Williams will likely be headed to the disabled list after suffering a left hamstring injury on Tuesday, per Philly.com.

Williams was spotted leaving the park on crutches after he hurt himself while covering home plate on a wild pitch. Now, he feels like the disabled list is where he's headed.

"We'll find out more details (Wednesday), but I think that's what we're looking at," he said of a DL stint.

Williams threw 2/3 of an inning during his less than stellar outing before getting hurt. His pitch count was already at 30 and he had allowed six runs to that point.


Phillies P Jerome Williams doesn't last past first inning in loss


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/16/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams’ start did not last long in Tuesday night’s 19-3 loss against the Orioles.

Williams couldn’t make it out of the first inning and gave up six earned runs on four hits and two walks. Manny Machado rocked him for a home run in the first inning.

Williams now has an ERA of 6.43 and fell to 3-7 for the year.

His next start is projected for Sunday against the Cardinals.


Phillies SP Jerome Williams leaves Tuesday's start with injury


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/16/2015) Phillies right-hander Jerome Williams left his start on Tuesday in the bottom of the first inning with a left hamstring strain. Williams injured himself while covering home plate following a wild pitch with a runner on third.

Williams finished with six runs allowed in two-thirds of an inning. Dustin McGowan replaced him on the mound. His next start is currently scheduled for Sunday against the Cardinals, though it is not known if he will be forced to miss that start.


Rough first inning sends Jerome Williams to loss Wednesday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/10/2015) Phillies starting pitcher Jerome Williams allowed four runs on nine hits and one walk during a 5-2 loss Wednesday against the Reds. He had three strikeouts in six innings.

Williams (3-6) had a rough first inning Wednesday. He allowed two of the first four batters to reach base via single before allowing a two-out RBI single to Brayan Pena. Ivan De Jesus then followed with a three-run homer. 

After the rough first inning, the veteran Williams settled down to throw five scoreless frames. However, the Phillies could not rally to get him off the hook for the loss.

He is now winless in his last five starts (0-3). He has allowed at least four runs in four of his last five starts.

Williams is slated to make his next start Tuesday at Baltimore.


Phillies SP Jerome Williams struggles in no-decision on Friday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/5/2015) Phillies starter Jerome Williams turned in another rough outing on Friday against the Giants. Williams was unable to make it out of the fifth inning, lasting just 4 1/3 innings. He allowed four runs on nine hits, while striking out two. He did not walk a batter, but needed 81 pitches to record the 13 outs.

Staked to an early 2-0 lead, Williams surrendered a solo home run to Matt Duffy in the top of the second. Then, with the Phillies up 3-1, Williams got touched for a Justin Maxwell two-run shot to tie the game up. 

In the fifth, Williams let two of the first three batters to reach before being lifted for a reliever, who allowed a Brandon Crawford RBI single to close the book on Williams.

Williams was able to escape with a no-decision as his offense bailed him out, though the Giants won 5-4. But this is now two consecutive sub-par outings, as his ERA has increased to 5.69 on the year. Williams did help his own cause, ripping an RBI-double in the second inning.

He's scheduled to make his next start on Wednesday afternoon in Cincinnati.


Phillies P Jerome Williams gives up 4 runs in loss


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(5/31/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams allowed four earned runs on eight hits in Sunday afternoon's 4-1 loss to the Rockies. 

Williams recorded four strikeouts and zero walks on eight hits in five innings pitched. Two of the hits he allowed were home runs. Williams has now given up 12 runs over his past three games. Manager Ryne Sandberg has found a pattern in his last three starts, according to MLB.com.

"We've got to start keeping an eye on him in the fifth instead of the sixth," Sandberg said. "Sometimes it's a combination of elevating the ball as the game goes on and then missing with location. But yeah, elevation of the pitches have usually been the things that are biting him." 

Williams' ERA is now 5.49 for the season. 

His next start is projected for Friday against the Giants. 


Phillies skipping Severino Gonzalez in weekend series vs. Rockies


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(5/27/2015) With Thursday's off-day, the Phillies will skip rookie Severino Gonzalez's next turn through the rotation, per The Philadelphia Inquirer. Gonzalez was slated to start Sunday against the Rockies.

The rotation for a three-game series vs. Colorado will be Cole Hamels on Friday, Aaron Harang on Saturday and Jerome Williams on Sunday. 


Phillies SP Jerome Williams allows three runs in Tuesday's loss


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(5/26/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams surrendered three runs on five hits over six innings of work during Tuesday's 5-4 loss to the Mets.

All three of the runs Williams allowed came in the second inning when he allowed three hits, which led to three runs. He also struck out four batters and walked four during the outing and his ERA now stands at 5.33.

By going six innings in Tuesday's start, Williams (3-4) broke a five-game streak of failing to pitch past the fifth inning. His next expected start is scheduled for Tuesday against the Reds.


Phillies SP Jerome Williams takes fourth loss on Thursday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(5/21/2015) Phillies starter Jerome Williams struggled through five innings in the loss to the Rockies on Thursday. Williams allowed five runs on eight hits, walked three and struck out none. He threw 75 pitches, with 53 going for strikes.

He got touched up for a three-run third inning thanks to a couple of run-scoring singles from Troy Tulowitzki and Brandon Barnes. He then served up a two-run home run to catcher Mike McKenry in the fifth inning.

"I don't know," Williams said about his struggles, per MLB.com. "I think I was making some quality pitches. Kind of just trying to find the strike zone. If I was behind in the count, I'm trying to do my job, you know? Trying to get back in the count. I think I had three walks today. That's unacceptable."

This marks the fifth consecutive start in which Williams (3-4) was unable to pitch more than five innings. He holds a 5.44 ERA as he heads into his next start, scheduled for Tuesday in New York against the Mets.


Phillies SP Jerome Williams earns third win on Saturday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(5/16/2015) Phillies starter Jerome Williams battled the weather to earn his third win of the season on Saturday. Williams pitched five innings, allowing three runs (two earned) on seven hits. He struck out four and didn't issue a walk. He threw 55 of his 75 pitches for strikes as the Phillies beat the Diamondbacks 7-5. 

Williams sat through a rain delay between the third and fourth innings that lasted nearly 90 minutes.

"No hesitation at all," Williams said about coming back out,per MLB.com. "My arm is durable enough to go out there and pitch, even with the delay. I just wanted to go back out there and help the guys out."

Staged to an early 4-0 lead, Williams (3-3, 5.02 ERA) gave up a run in the fourth and then served up a two-run home run to Paul Goldschmidt in the top of the fifth to draw the D-Backs to a 4-3 deficit. But he left with the lead in tact, and the bullpen was able to preserve the victory. He is scheduled to make his next start on Thursday in Colorado.


Phillies P Jerome Williams gives up three-run HR in loss to Pirates


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(5/11/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams allowed three earned runs in the third inning of Monday night's 4-3 loss to the Pirates. 

Williams went five innings, with four going rather smoothly. The third, however, saw Williams give up a three-run home run to Starling Marte. Williams has now allowed a total of 12 earned runs in his past three games. 

Though he gave up three runs and two walks, Williams only allowed four total hits. He struck out four batters. 

Williams is now 2-3 for the season with a 5.21 ERA. 

His next start is projected for Saturday against the Diamondbacks. 


Phillies' Jerome Williams slammed for six runs in loss Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(5/6/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams took the loss Wednesday, giving up six earned runs on eight hits in 4 1/3 innings while striking out three and walking none in his team's 7-5 defeat against the Braves.

Williams (2-2) had his worst start of the season Wednesday, failing to make it a full five innings for the first time this season while giving up three earned runs for just the second time. He surrendered a solo home run in the fist inning, and the Braves were able to tack on another run in the fourth inning before exploding for four runs in the fifth.

Williams owns a 5.18 ERA and 20:7 K:BB ratio in 33 innings. He's scheduled to face the Pirates at home Tuesday.


Phillies SP Jerome Williams allows seven hits Friday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(5/1/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams allowed three runs on seven hits over five innings of work during Friday's 4-3 loss to the Marlins.

Williams (2-1) received a no-decision for his effort when he was pulled after the fifth inning with the game tied 3-3. He also struck out two batters and walked two. His ERA went from 3.80 to 4.08.

Williams surrendered a run in the second inning on two hits. The fifth inning was when he had the most trouble. Williams gave up two runs on three hits during the inning and he was finished after the frame. He has yet to go past the sixth inning in any of his five starts this season.

His next expected start is scheduled for Wednesday at Atlanta.


Phillies' Jerome Williams earns second win Sunday vs. Braves


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(4/26/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams picked up a win Sunday, giving up three earned runs on eight hits and two walks in 6 2/3 innings while striking out two in his team's 5-4 victory over the Braves.

Williams was knocked around a bit in the top of the first inning, as the Braves were able to plate two runs on a bases-loaded single by Jace Peterson, but he was largely able to keep them off the scoreboard from that point on. He has delivered a 3.80 ERA and 15:5 K:BB ratio in 23 2/3 innings across four starts. Williams is slated to face the Marlins in Miami Friday.


Phillies' Jerome Williams earns first win of season


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(4/21/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams evened his record at 1-1 with a win over Miami on Tuesday. 

Williams allowed three runs, two earned, in six innings. He gave up eight hits, including a solo home run to Giancarlo Stanton. Williams walked one, while striking out six. 

'It was good going out there, throwing and locating pitches where they needed to be - except for that one that went, I think, 450-something feet,'' Williams said. ''Other than that, just pitched my game.''

Williams had 59 strikes in 94 pitches, while lowering his ERA to 3.71. His next start is scheduled for Sunday, against Atlanta and Trevor Cahill. 


Phillies P Jerome Williams surrenders 2 home runs in loss


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(4/15/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams gave up five total runs, four earned, in Wednesday's 6-1 loss to the Mets. 

Williams gave up runs in innings two through five, with two coming in the fifth. One of the fifth-inning runs, however, was unearned. Williams threw 82 pitches and allowed 10 hits and two home runs. He struck out one batter and walked one. 

"I ain't going to take no steps back from that," Williams said after the game, per MLB.com. "Just move forward with this one and put this one behind me and come back at home and pitch well [Tuesday against Miami]."

Williams' ERA is now 4.09 thus far this season. His next start is projected for April 21 against the Marlins. 


Phillies' Jerome Williams pitches six strong innings in no decision


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(4/10/2015) Phillies starter Jerome Williams pitched six solid innings on Friday, but he ended up getting a no decision. 

Williams gave up just one run in six innings, He gave up five hits and one walk, but a solo home run by Michael Taylor to lead off the game put Williams down. The Phillies weren't able to score until after Wiliams left the game. 

Williams was pitching for the first time in eight days, although he threw twice on the side during the interim.

"I guess those two bullpens kind of helped out getting back to where I needed to be down in the zone, except the homer," said Williams, per Philly.com. "But for the most part, being down in the zone and making my defense work."

Williams is scheduled to make his next start Wednesday, against Jon Niese and the Mets. 


Phillies' David Buchanan to start third game, Jerome Williams fourth


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(4/4/2015) Phillies pitchers David Buchanan and Jerome Williams were informed of their starting roles in the rotation Saturday, the team announced.

Buchanan will start April 9 against the Red Sox, the third game of the year, and Williams will start April 10 against the Nationals, the fourth game. Buchanan posted a 1.69 ERA in five appearances this spring with 11 strikeouts. 

Williams posted a 7.40 ERA with 13 strikeouts in six appearances this spring.


Phillies' Jerome Williams allows six runs in final spring start


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(4/2/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams surrendered six earned runs on nine hits in 5 2/3 innings while striking out six and walking none in Thursday's 10-1 loss to the Rays.

"A little bit frustrated because I know I'm better than that," Williams said after the outing, per the Philadelphia Inquirer. "It's just not acceptable."

Williams has posted a 7.40 ERA and 13:3 K:BB ratio in 20 2/3 innings this spring. He has yet to be told whether he'll start the third or fourth game of the season.

"It don't matter," Williams said. "Because by that time it's going to be fixed and it's going to be better."


Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams struggles again Saturday


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(3/28/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams gave up six runs on nine hits in four innings of work Saturday against the Twins. Williams, however, isn't concerned at all with his spring issues on the mound, reports MLB.com.

"I think I'll be fine. Everything is fine," Williams said. "I need to attack, attack."

Williams is now 0-3 with a 6.60 ERA this spring and has given up a total of 11 runs in his last two outings.

"Some of the hits were pretty decent," conceded Williams. "Some others just found holes. I felt good, I felt fine. Physically, everything is fine. There's a couple of pitches I need to work on. I was trying to be too fine."

Manager Ryne Sandberg is taking his struggles into consideration.

"He's a little off with his command," said Sandberg. "He's a not as sharp as he wants to be. He's usually sharper than this in his last couple of outings."

Phillies' Jerome Williams (hamstring) struggles in return Sunday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(3/22/2015) Phillies pitcher Jerome Williams returned from a hamstring injury Sunday, allowing five runs (four earned) on 10 hits in three innings while striking out two in his team's spring game against the Red Sox.

Williams was scratched from Tuesday's scheduled start due to the hamstring issue. He surrendered a pair of home runs in Sunday's outing.

"It was a good lineup out there," Williams said after the outing, per MLB.com. "I just wanted to get my work in, get back on that mound and see how everything feels. It was rough. The quality of the pitches wasn't quite there, [everything] pretty much up in the zone. But overall, I think it was a good test for my hamstring and my body to be out there pitching."

Despite owning a 5.73 ERA in 11 spring innings, Williams is expected to open the season in the Phillies' rotation.