Koyie Hill C PHI 11 Days

Phillies sent C Koyie Hill outright to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

Hill's presence was no longer needed with Wil Nieves recovered from a mid-June quad strain and Carlos Ruiz due back later this week from a concussion. Hill went 5-for-21 (.238) in his nearly month-long stay in Philly.

Koyie Hill C PHI 1 Month

Phillies recalled C Koyie Hill from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

Hill will take the place of Carlos Ruiz on the active roster, and will serve as the team's primary backup while Ruiz battles concussion-like symptoms. The veteran backstop was hitting .240/.341/.373 with three homers and 17 RBI in 45 games at Lehigh Valley.

Koyie Hill C PHI 4 Months

Koyie Hill is now in major league camp.

The Phillies sent out Cameron Rupp and Sebastian Valle on Tuesday, so Hill will provide some depth over the next few days. He's likely to begin the year in the minors.

Koyie Hill C PHI 5 Months

Phillies acquired C Koyie Hill from the Nationals for a player to be named later or cash considerations.

Hill turned 35 earlier this month and owns a .206/.266/.287 batting line in the majors. He'll serve as organizational depth for Philadelphia.

Koyie Hill C PHI 6 Months

Nationals signed C Koyie Hill to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Hill turns 35 in March and owns a .206/.266/.287 batting line in the majors. He played with the Marlins last year. He'll function as catching depth for Washington.

Koyie Hill C PHI 10 Months

Koyie Hill has elected free agency.

Hill was removed from the 40-man roster Monday and will now look for a job elsewhere. He appeared in 18 games with the Marlins this season.

Koyie Hill C PHI 10 Months

Marlins sent C Koyie Hill outright to Triple-A New Orleans.

The move clears a spot on the 40-man roster. Hill appeared in 18 games with the Marlins this season.

Koyie Hill C PHI 12 Months

Marlins purchased the contract of C Koyie Hill from Triple-A New Orleans.

He'll back up Jeff Mathis with Rob Brantly now at Triple-A. Hill has batted just .210/.271/.294 over parts of nine big league seasons.

Koyie Hill C PHI Mar 24 '13

Marlins signed C Koyie Hill to a minor league contract.

It's looking like the Marlins will carry Kyle Skipworth as Rob Brantly's backup, so Hill will provide depth at Triple-A. He batted .179/.179/.205 in 11 games last year with the Cubs.

Koyie Hill C PHI Aug 14 '12

Rangers signed C Koyie Hill to a minor league contract.

Hill was given his release by the Nationals earlier this month after hitting just .163 with two homers and a .457 OPS in 33 games with Triple-A Syracuse. The 33-year-old is a .210/.271/.294 hitter over over parts of nine seasons in the majors and will presumably serve as catching depth at the Triple-A level.