Cole Irvin was your selection as the #10 prospect in the Phillies’ organization.
Irvin received 52 of the 177 votes cast (29.38%). Jhailyn Ortiz received 41 votes (23.16%), Kevin Gowdy, Francisco Morales, Austin Listi, and Ranger Suarez received 9 votes each (5.08%). Twenty guys shared the remaining 48 votes.
The Phillies selected Cole Irvin in the 5th round of the 2016 Amateur Draft out of Oregon. He signed an over slot contract on June 23rd. The LHP had been selected by the Blue Jays in the 29th round in 2012 and by the Pirates in the 32nd round of 2015.
Irvin posted a 14-4 record with a 2.57 ERA in 25 starts, 161.1 innings for Lehigh Valley. He walked 35 (2.0 BB9), struck out 131 (7.3 K9), and a 1.054 WHIP.
After his freshman season (2013), Irvin was named on several freshman All-American teams – Louisville Slugger (1st team), Baseball America (1st team), Perfect Game (1st team), and NCBWA (2nd team). He missed his entire 2014 season after a preseason elbow injury and having Tommy John surgery. He returned to throw 79.0 innings in his 2015 season. And, earned All-Pac 12 honors with a 6-4 record and 3.17 ERA in 105.1 innings in 2016.
After signing, Irvin was assigned to Williamsport where he posted a 5-1 record and 1.97 ERA in 45.2 additional innings.
In 2017, Irvin posted a combined 9-9 record and 3.39 ERA at Clearwater and Reading. His career walk rate hovers around 2.0 and his career strike out rate is slightly above seven.
The poll for the #11 prospect will be posted in a separate thread.
Here are the complete results for the #10 poll.