Dec 292011
 
Phillies Prospects A-Z Part 5: V through Z

Prospect A-Z finally wraps up this week.  Last week, I reviewed Quebec native Phillippe Aumont, Julio Rodriguez, Ethan Stewart, Tyler Greene and Harold Garcia.  The upper and lower levels of the system were each covered, and it was a somewhat talented group.  Aumont can be a late inning reliever and Greene has the tools to [More…]

Dec 212011
 
Phillies Prospects A-Z Part 4: Q through U

Last week, Prospect A-Z reviewed Trevor May, Lisalberto Bonilla, Adam Morgan, Michael Nesseth, Cody Overbeck and Jonathan Pettibone. That was an even split of players that will spend 2012 in the upper and lower levels of the minors, but in 2011, only Overbeck ever played above AA. This week will still have a slight focus [More…]

Dec 152011
 
Phillies Prospects A-Z Part 3: K through P

After an uneventful rule 5 draft last week, Phillies Prospects A-Z is back. Two weeks ago, I reviewed Maikel Franco, Freddy Galvis, Anthony Hewitt, Steven Inch and Jiwan James. Aside from Galvis, all of those players are in high-A or below, so it’ll be a while before they help the major league club, if at [More…]

Dec 012011
 
Phillies Prospects A-Z Part 2: F through J

After taking a week off to discuss the Cole Hamels situation, Prospect A-Z is back. Last week, I reviewed Aaron Altherr, Jesse Biddle, Brody Colvin, Justin De Fratus and Ervis Manzanillo. There’s a lot of potential in that group, and the upper and lower levels of the system were all well represented. This week will [More…]

Nov 142011
 
Phillies Prospects A-Z Part 1: A through E

Over at www.raysprospects.com, the great staff is doing an offseason feature called Prospect A-Z. Each day, one of the writers covers a prospect for that letter. For example, Chris Archer for the letter A. Some of the letters are more difficult to cover and require a stretch, most of which are near the end of [More…]