Daily Archives: February 21, 2015

PhuturePhillies Reader Top 30 (50) Poll for #48

Mitch Gueller takes the 47th prospect slot in our poll.  He received 29 of 109 votes (26.6%).   Mitch Walding, Lewis Alezones, and Mark Leiter finished behind him with 9 votes each.

The current poll’s selections so far are listed below.  Continue reading PhuturePhillies Reader Top 30 (50) Poll for #48

Pitchers and Catchers, Day Three.

Attendance was down today.  I had assumed the milder weather would more than double the crowd at the Carpenter Complex.  I was wrong.  Even with a 20 degree increase in the  temperature, most players were still wearing their wind breakers.

I received an early call advising me that batting practice wouldn’t start until quarter after eleven, so I headed to the Complex and took in another round of PFPs.  Before breaking into their groups, the pitchers and catchers stretch out their arms long tossing after calisthenics. Continue reading Pitchers and Catchers, Day Three.