Sep 232011
 
A look at the Phillies September call ups

It’s become somewhat controversial recently, but on September 1st each year, baseball teams can expand their roster with any player on the 40 man roster that wasn’t already on the active roster.  Teams use this opportunity differently.  Teams out of contention like the Reds and Cubs use September to get prospects acclimated to the big [More…]

Jul 162011
 
Phillies Runaround: Beat Mets 7-2; Heath Bell, Mike Adams trade rumors; more...

Philadelphia Phillies news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Phillies beat Mets as trade buzz picks up July 16 CSN Philly The all-star break is over and the second half of the season is upon us.  That means two things if recent years are any indication:  The Phillies will [More…]

Sep 112010
 
Phillies' farm still brimming with prospects

September 11 Philadelphia Inquirer: “In theory, the way the Phillies‘ minor-league system is situated right now coincides nicely with the Phillies’ major-league roster.  By all accounts, the Phillies‘ best prospects are now in the lower levels of the farm system. Outfielder Domonic Brown figures to replace Jayson Werth as the regular rightfielder next season, but [More…]