Mar 192014
2014 Phillies Top 30 Prospects Countdown: 1-10

In the final third of the list, the top three prospects are actually a really strong start to a system.  They’re almost consensus top 100 players in the industry, which is the best representation they’ve had in prospect lists since the disaster that was the Hunter Pence trade. After that, the picture is cloudier.  For [More…]

Mar 042014
2014 Phillies Top 30 Prospects Countdown: 11-20

In the middle portion of this year’s top 30, there was something that surprised me: there’s actually some talent.  Unfortunately, much of it has been impacted by serious injuries, and those players may not be the same when they come back in 2014.  I count five players that would probably be ranked higher if they [More…]