Zach Eflin, who came to the Phillies in the Jimmy Rollins trade with the Dodgers, will take a turn pitching in major league camp with the Phillies today. Eflin becomes the third high profile pitching prospect to get a shot with the big league club in the past week. Continue reading Eflin takes his turn in the spotlight for Phillies
Lots of attention on major league camp, of course, but there’s plenty going on at the minor league complex. We’ve gathered some of the more important news and notes and put them all in one place for you. Continue reading Phillies minor league notebook
To say that Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez hasn’t lived up to the expectations that the Phillies had for him is a big understatement. The 28-year old right-hander was the highest profile player who was sent packing from major league camp on Sunday, when the Phillies optioned him to Lehigh Valley. Continue reading Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez among latest Phillies cuts
It’s no secret that the Phillies have an interest in dealing Jonathan Papelbon. There have been various rumors, but one that keeps poking its head up would have him wind up back in the American League East, where his career started. Continue reading Is Papelbon headed back to the AL East?
Aaron Nola, the Phillies top pick in last summer’s draft, got a one-day pass from minor league camp to pitch for the Phillies in Clearwater on Friday. After some early jitters, the talented right-hander went on to have an impressive outing. Continue reading Nola looks good in Phillies cameo
Whether you want to call him the second best Phillies prospect or the best pitching prospect in the Phillies organization, the fact is that Aaron Nola figures to be in the Phillies rotation in the near future and is likely to be there for a long time. Continue reading Phillies Prospect #2: Aaron Nola
Mitchell and Ness, who have cornered the market on throwback jerseys from every sport, recently put out a map detailing which jersey is the biggest seller in each state. Some of the results were surprising, with one former Phillies pitcher and the current Phillies manager as tops in states that make no sense. Continue reading Carlton, Sandberg among most popular throwbacks
News broke this week that the Phillies are shopping around for some help. Apparently not happy with their choices for a backup catcher, the Phillies could be looking at options outside of the organization, but is that really necessary? Continue reading Help wanted: Backup catcher?