Phillies add four prospects to 40-man roster

November 21, 2019

The Phillies added four prospects to their 40-man roster on Wednesday night, protecting them from exposure to the Rule 5 draft set for next month. Left-hander JoJo Romero, the club’s 10th best prospect according to MLB Pipeline, was a non-roster invitee to spring training last year and spent the season splitting time with Double-A Reading and Triple-A Lehigh Valley. The 23-year-old combined to go 7-9 over 24 starts while posting…

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La Salle unveils 56-game slate for 2020 season

November 20, 2019

La Salle University unveiled its 2020 schedule on Wednesday, aiming to build on the success of a 25-win campaign from 2019. The Explorers open the season on Friday, Feb. 14 in South Carolina with a three-game weekend set at Furman. The club will then come home for the home opener on Saturday, Feb. 22 with a doubleheader against Hofstra. The Explorers open Atlantic 10 conference play at Richmond on March…

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Crosscutters may get axe under new MLB restructuring proposal

November 20, 2019

Details continue to pour out regarding Major League Baseball’s plans to realign the current Minor League structure as the Professional Baseball Agreement between the two entities expires at the end of the 2020 season. The most notable change in the plan unveiled by MLB includes the elimination of 42 MiLB organizations, including the Phillies’ Class A short-season affiliate Williamsport Crosscutters. If the plan were to move forward as outlined, more…

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Bobby Abreu one of six Phillies on 2020 Hall of Fame ballot

November 19, 2019

Bobby Abreu never was viewed as an elite superstar, yet his contributions over an outstanding 18-year career put him in the company of Hall of Famers such as Dave Winfield, Andrew Dawson, and Vladimir Guerrero. On Monday, Abreu made his debut on the Hall of Fame ballot. He’s one of six players on the 2020 Hall of Fame ballot with connections to Philadelphia. Curt Schilling, Raul Ibanez, Scott Rolen, Billy…

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What a J.T. Realmuto extension could look like as Phillies reportedly try to lock up their catcher – CBS Sports

What a J.T. Realmuto extension could look like as Phillies reportedly try to lock up their catcher  CBS Sports What a J.T. Realmuto extension could look like as Phillies reportedly try to lock up their catcher – CBS Sports Author: From Feed: https://news.google.com/news/feeds?pz=1&cf=all&ned=us&hl=en&q=Philadelphia+Phillies&output=rss Powered by WPeMatico

November 18, 2019
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Phillies, Cole Hamels Have Mutual Interest for 2020 Reunion

Cole Hamels’ last start with the Phillies may not be his no-hitter after all, as the two sides reportedly have mutual interest for a reunion. More than 1,500 days have passed since the Philadelphia Phillies dealt 2008 World Series Most Valuable Player Cole Hamels (along with southpaw reliever Jake Diekman) to the Texas Rangers in […] Phillies, Cole Hamels Have Mutual Interest for 2020 Reunion – That Balls Outta Here…

November 17, 2019
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