2017 Phillies Report Card: César Hernández

Embed from Getty Images I’ve had an up and down opinion of César Hernández since his debut – originally I thought he was on his way to being the kind of player he finally became, but in between I was…kind of mean to him on this here website. I thought for most of 2016 that César Hernández was a fake. A fraud. A phony, playing the role of a big…

January 5, 2018
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Phillies Trade Asher, Cut Coghlan, and Disappoint Some Others

Not wasting any time after releasing some catchers yesterday, the Phillies have started the remaining pre-season cleaning of the roster. First… #Phillies have released OF Chris Coghlan. — Phillies (@Phillies) March 28, 2017 Then… #Phillies have traded RHP Alec Asher to the Baltimore Orioles for a player to be named later. — Phillies (@Phillies) March 28, 2017 Finally… Cesar Ramos, Hoby Milner, Colton Murray, Pat Venditte and Pedro Florimon told…

March 28, 2017
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Phillies Clarify Catching Situation

For a team without many established players, the Phillies did not have many camp battles this season. Coming into the year there were two bench spots and one bullpen spot up for competition. One spot that was not considered up for debate was backup catcher. After a spring of that position not looking secure, the Phillies solidified on Monday that Andrew Knapp will be the backup to Cameron Rupp to…

March 28, 2017
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