Mar 272013
 
Phillies Top 30 Prospects in 2013: 10-1

Click here for Part 1 (30-21) or Part 2 (20-11). 10. Ethan Martin, 6’2 195 RHP, 24, AA (39.2 IP, 3.18 ERA, 1.18 WHIP, 21.3 K%, 11.0 BB%) Strengths: Martin pitched very well after the trade deadline deal that sent Shane Victorino to the Dodgers.  That 11% walk rate was the lowest of his career, [More…]

Mar 272013
 
Phillies Top 30 Prospects in 2013: 20-11

Click here for Part 1 (30-21) or Part 3 (10-1). 20. Sebastian Valle, 6’1 190 C, 22, AA/AAA, R/R (411 PA, .253/.271/.428, 27.7 K%, 3.2 BB%) Strengths: Valle finished 2012 in AAA, so he’s not far away from helping the big club in some capacity.  He shows above average raw power in batting practice due [More…]

Mar 272013
 
Phillies Top 30 Prospects in 2013: 30-21

Despite a couple more trades this off-season that thinned out the minor league depth even more, the system might actually be stronger than it was at this point in 2012.  Last year’s #1 prospect, righty Trevor May, is gone, but with his very uneven season in AA, his future was in doubt anyway.  With a [More…]