MiLB is now reporting that Jesse Biddle has been claimed from waivers by the Atlanta Braves. Biddle was placed on the 60 day DL while rehabbing from Tommy John surgery.
I consider myself lucky, I’ve gotten to know Jesse and his family over the years. Baseball Ross and I even saw Jesse play his very first professional game. (You can read about it HERE.
I was sad to see him traded from the Phillies and frankly, I miss seeing my friend around Spring Training. He always had a moment to talk to me. I wish him all the best and a speedy recovery.