Yahoo Sports Lists Wilson Valdez on the Phillies Roster… As a Pitcher

Posted by Frank Klose


So, Yahoo already botched Hunter Pence's new uniform number.   Pence's player card has since been fixed.

However, shortly after noticing the #5, loyal reader Jeremy a.k.a. @jjbuttons noticed another flub on Yahoo sports.

Wilson Valdez is listed on the Phillies' roster as a pitcher:

If you don't trust the screen cap, check it out here.

So what do you think: is someone at Yahoo making a joke, or did he automatically default as a pitcher once he took the mound?  He certainly would have been listed as an infielder before the appearance.  He is not additionally listed as an infielder.