Monthly Archives: June 2012
Kinda interested in this catcher they got for Jim Thome. Also interested in Kyrell Hudson with 4 hits. If he could do that thrice a week, he’d be all set. Someone let him know I suggested that.
The Phils have traded Jim Thome to the Baltimore Orioles for two prospects, RHP Kyle Simon and Catcher Gabrial Lino. Simon, 21, was the Orioles 4th round draft pick last year out of the University of Arizona. A 6’5 RHP, Simon was … Continue reading
Posting this for you all while I sit in a hotel staying cool, instead of sitting at my house burning up. Much like I would be if I were standing next to Cameron Rupp. For he is, literally, (am I using … Continue reading
Some quick hits to get things going this weekend: –Our old friend Matt Rizzotti was released yesterday by the Twins organization. Things change quickly in the world of minor league baseball. –Darin Ruf hit his 13th HR last night, leading … Continue reading
Brody Colvin had a really good June. So, if he has an equally good July, do you promote him?
I like Jiwan James hitting out of the leadoff spot right now. 1-4 with a BB and scored 2 runs. His BBs are up and Ks are down in June. Couple more months of that and he’ll be looking pretty good. Or … Continue reading
A look st Starting Pitchers in the top half of the organization. The lower half (Lakewood, Williamsport, and GCL) will come next week. Lehigh Valley Tyler Cloyd, 25, Phils 18th round pick in 2008; 15 starts; 10-1 with a 2.07 … Continue reading
A look back at the time period of June 20-27. The GCL is not included. We will start including the GCL next week. Lets get right to it with the stats. My only point this week is….Tyler Knigge to AA … Continue reading
Leandro Castro is on a roll. 5 multi-hit games in his last 10. Mario Hollands and Austin Wright with nice outings, Ervis Manzanillo and Jonathan Musser, not so much. Though Manzanillo left kind of early for his line…hope there’s not an … Continue reading