The Reader Top 30 has likely seen the last majority winner. It’s also quite possible that we have few plurality winners that exceed 30%. Rhys Hoskins’ selection as the organizations’ #11 prospect may be indicative of how contentious the remaining votes will be. Hoskins won comfortably with 122 of 440 total votes cast. He almost doubled the votes cast for 2nd place finisher Ricardo Pinto (66 votes), but Hoskins only garnered 27.7% of the vote. Continue reading Phuture Phillies 2016 Reader Top 30 #12
Zach Eflin received 177 of 392 votes (45%) and was selected as the #10 prospect in the Phillies’ organization. Rhys Hoskins finished a distant second with 55 votes.
Eflin was drafted out of high school in 2012 by the San Diego Padres in the first round, the 33rd overall pick. The 6’4, 200 pound right-hander pitched 3 years in the Padres organization. He threw only 7 innings the summer he was drafted. Continue reading Phuture Phillies 2016 Reader Top 30 #11