Phillies acquire Bour from Miami
PHILADELPHIA — Major League Baseball’s National League Eastleading Philadelphia Phillies have acquired first baseman Justin Bour from the Miami Marlins for a minor-league player. Bour is batting .227 with 19 homers and 54 RBIs. He’s expected to be a pinch hitter in Philadelphia where Carlos Santana is the starting first baseman in the first year of a $60-million, threeyear contract. Bour has a .347 on-base percentage. He hit .289 with 25 homers and 83 RBIs last season. Single-A left-handed pitcher McKenzie Mills goes to Miami and the Phillies also received cash. The Phillies acquired infielder Asdrubal Cabrera and catcher Wilson Ramos last month.