Daily Archives: October 14, 2008

Fall League Update

Phillie prospects continue in the Arizona Fall League with Mesa, the Phillies affiliate at 3-3 after the first week.  Looking at how Phillies prospects performed, OF Quintin Berry received his first at bats on Saturday and went 1-4 with a double, rbi and stolen base.  Jeremy Slayden played in games both Friday (0-4, K), and Saturday (1-3,r,hr,3rbi) and his average stands at .273 after Week One.  Jason Donald played SS both Friday (2-3,2r,13b,1rbi,cs) and Monday (2-4,rs,rbi,3b,2K) and is hitting a lofty .357 without an error thus far.

ANdrew Carpenter started the game Saturday and went 2 innings giving up a run on 2 hits, walking one.  24 of his 37 pitches were thrown for strikes.  Also pitching Saturday were Tyson Brummett, who went a scoreless inning, walking one and striking out 2, and Sergio Escalona, who also pitched a scoreless inning, walking one and striking out one. Pat Overholt made his second scoreless appearance on Friday, going 2 innings without giving up a ruin or a hit.  He walked one and struck out two.