Jan 262012
Phillies Countdown: Top 30 Minor League Prospects

After reviewing the top 15 hitters and pitchers in the organization, it’s time to combine them into an overall top 30. However, it’s not quite a 15/15 split; there will be 16 pitchers. There is a lot of talent in the lower levels, but it’s still going to be a few years before those guys [More…]

Jan 192012
Phillies Top 15 Minor League Pitching Prospects: Early 2012 Edition

Last week, I went over the organization’s top position player prospects. Sebastian Valle leads the pack after recent trades depleted their depth. Throw in Domonic Brown’s graduation from prospect status, and Valle is in the right place at the right time. As usual, they have a number of players in the lower levels who have [More…]

Aug 172010
Phillies can't reach deals with two draft picks

August 17 Philadelphia Daily News “The Phillies were unable to come to terms with two of their 10 highest draft picks prior to last night’s deadline to sign them, but they did agree to a trio of deals with later-round picks who were considered tough signs because of college commitments. The signings included a pair [More…]