Daily Archives: August 8, 2009

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Pablo Ozuna was released by the Phillies organization after serving his 50 game suspension for testing positive for a banned substance.

Brian Rosenberg made his AA debut on Friday evening and pitched two scoreless innings for Reading. Scott Mathieson followed that up with another scoreless inning of his own.

Down in Clearwater, friend of Phuture Phillies, Michael Schwimer has not given up an earned run in his last nine appearances, spanning 12 innings,  He has struck out 18 during the same period.

Jason Knapp was listed as the #4 prospect in the Indian system, while  Carlos Carrasco was ranked 10th  by Jim Calis of Baseball America in his recent list of the Top 10 prospects in the Indians organization.  Both Marson and Donald were not on the list.

Kyle Drabek went 5 innings and gave up 4 runs on 6 hits tonight against Binghamton. Here is one vote for shutting him down or significantly limiting his innings for the remainder of the year.  He is currently at 140 IP.