Daily Archives: January 22, 2017

Open Discussion: Week of January 23rd

Just over three weeks until pitchers and catchers have their first workout.  The first full team workout is three days later.  Until then, here’s another open discussion for Phillies’ talk and other topics.

The Phillies signed former Toronto outfielder Michael Saunders to a one-year contract with a club option.  To make room on the 40-man roster, Severino Gonzalez was designated for assignment.  They also signed a 19-year old RHP from Venezuela, Ruben Aponte. Continue reading Open Discussion: Week of January 23rd