Category Archives: November 2014

The Phillies 2014 Rule 5 Draft Outlook

One of the least utilized player drafts in sports is the Baseball’s Rule 5 draft. It’s cheap. It only cost $50K to draft a player but that player must remain on the 25 man major league roster or be offered … Continue reading

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Baseball Injuries Never Take A Day Off Even On Thanksgiving

As we watch the Thanksgiving parades Baseball Betsy and I are reminded that baseball injuries never take a day off. Our good buddy, who we call son and Phillies young pitching prospect Feliberto Sanchez, is facebooking Betsy and I from … Continue reading

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As The Phillies Rebuild Maikel Franco Will Have To Battle The Marlins’ Giancarlo Stanton In The N.L. East.

Maikel Franco has hit six homers in just 22 games in the Dominican Winter League for second on the league.  He has driven in 21 runs.  If he were to maintain that pace in the MLB he would average over … Continue reading

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The Phillies Add Biddle, Morgan and Ogando To 40 Man Roster For Rule 5 Draft Protection And Colin Kleven Is My Phillies Prospect Choice For Another MLB Team To Take!

It was good to see that Phillies top pitching prospects Jesse Biddle, Adam Morgan and Nefi Ogando  added to the 40 man roster and protected from the Rule Five draft.  They deserved it and it will be good to see … Continue reading

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Roman Quinn Ranked As One Of The Top 25 Players In The Arizona Fall League

Congratulation to one of the top Phillies prospects, centerfielder Roman Quinn.  He was the only National League East Player selected and one of only 1o National League prospects to make the top 25 players in the recently completed Arizona Fall … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospects Roman Quinn and Nefi Ogando Showed Some Of The Best Tools In The AFL According To The Scouts and Players

The Arizona Fall League ended over the weekend.  Veteran MLB.com minor league columnist Jonathan Mayo is out with a story breaking down the best tools in the AFL from the scouts and players prospectives.  Phillies prospects, centerfielder Roman Quinn and … Continue reading

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Altherr, Quinn and Morgan Stand Out In Phillies Prospects Offseason Play

It was one out, bottom of the ninth, tying run on second with the league’s leader in RBI’s at bat.  Aaron Altherr singles to put Zulia into first place in the Venezuelan Winter League.  One of the Phillies top outfield … Continue reading

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