Phillies select UNLV product Bryson Stott with 14th overall pick in 2019 MLB draft

June 4, 2019

The Phillies again targeted a bat with their first-round pick in the annual MLB draft on Monday night, selecting Bryson Stott with the 14th overall pick. A junior shortstop out of UNLV, Stott led the Rebels this past season with a .356 batting average to go along with a 1.085 OPS, and 16 stolen bases. He also hit 10 dingers while playing solid defense. “We’ve got a polished young player…


Sixto Sanchez leads Phillies trio on Baseball America's Top 100 list

Sixto Sanchez has the makings of something special, so it’s no surprise he ranks rather high on Baseball America’s newly released Top 100 Prospect Rankings. Combined, the Phillies placed three prospects on the Baseball America list with Sanchez at No. 13, Alec Bohm at No. 65, and Luis Garcia at No. 88. Sanchez, 20, has electric stuff and is projected to be a top of the rotation power arm. The…

January 23, 2019

Listi to represent Philadelphia Phillies in Arizona Fall League Fall-Stars Game

Outfielder Austin Listi will represent the Phillies in the Arizona Fall League All-Star Game on Saturday, and shortstop Arquimedes Gamboa could potentially be joining him. Despite his placement on the roster, Listi has struggled through 12 games in the AFL hitting just .175 with a .267 on-base percentage. He’s driven in three runs over 40 at-bats. Gamboa will join Listi if he wins the Final 2 Vote, a gimmick similarly…

October 30, 2018

Phillies pull top prospect Sanchez from Arizona Fall League

Sixto Sanchez, Philadelphia’s top-ranked prospect, will not participate in the Arizona Fall League, according to reporting from NBC Sports Philadelphia’s Jim Salisbury. Per Salisbury’s report, a source says the right-handed hurler experienced a setback with tenderness in his collarbone while rehabbing his injured elbow. The Phillies had hoped to have him pitch this winter as he appeared in just eight games this season before being shut down in early June….

October 9, 2018

Phillies farm system dropping in league-wide rankings

After being ranked as one of the best farm systems in the league for several seasons, the Phillies are now dropping in the rankings. During their rebuilding process, the Phillies acquired a plethora of talented prospects via trades, the draft, and the international free-agent market. This brought one of the worst farm systems in the […] Phillies farm system dropping in league-wide rankings – That Balls Outta Here – That…

August 8, 2018

Enyel De Los Santos to represent Phillies at Futures Game

July 6, 2018

Enyel De Los Santos will represent the Philadelphia Phillies in baseball’s Futures Game as part of MLB’s All-Star Sunday down in Washington, D.C. Born in the Dominican Republic, he’ll be playing for the World Team. The 22-year-old right-hander has pieced together a spectacular campaign at Triple-A Lehigh Valley, posting a 1.89 ERA over 16 starts. He’s held opponents to a .210 batting average and has 85 strikeouts over 95 1/3…


Phillies minor-leaguer Andrew Pullin retires from baseball, again

Phillies minor-league outfielder has retired from baseball (again) after seven seasons in the system. He played nearly 600 games in his career. It isn’t often that a 24-year-old retires from baseball. It’s even less common when someone retires twice at that age. That is the case with Phillies minor-leaguer Andrew Pullin as Jim Salisbury of […] Phillies minor-leaguer Andrew Pullin retires from baseball, again – That Balls Outta Here –…

May 31, 2018

Philadelphia farm system doing it's part now, but it needs to continue for Phillies to become dominant

May 8, 2018

Seranthony Dominguez tossed a flawless inning on Monday night in his major league debut to become the latest highly touted prospect to make his mark in Philadelphia. The 23-year-old even collected a strikeout, sitting down Evan Longoria after falling behind 2-0 before battling back and getting a called third strike on a slider up and over the plate. Dominguez has the stuff to be a dominant arm in the later…


Moniak falls from newly released Baseball America prospect list

January 22, 2018

The Philadelphia Phillies have five players included in Baseball America’s recently released Top 100 prospects list, but it’s perhaps the omission of one particular player that’s most interesting. Mickey Moniak, whom the Phillies drafted with the top overall pick in 2016, failed to crack the list. The 19-year-old struggled in single-A last season, hitting .236 with a .625 OPS. He also struck out 109 times in 466 at-bats. Prior to…


Phillies sign 10 players to minor league deals with ST invite

Phillies management has signed several young players to minor league deals Phillies spring training in Clearwater, Florida is fast approaching and the team has taken a major step towards filling out the rosters. While several minor league deals with invitations to spring training were rumored, the club made 10 deals official on Twitter. Pedro Beato, […] Phillies sign 10 players to minor league deals with ST invite – That Balls…

January 3, 2018