The Phillies used their first-round pick to select RHP Andrew Painter, a HS pitcher out of Calvary Christian in Florida. Continue reading 2021 Draft Discussion: Day One – RHP Andrew Painter
Lehigh Valley beat the Red Sox, too! WooHoo! Reading blew a lead and lost. Jersey Shore was shut out on three hits. And, Clearwater was suspended in the ninth with the game tied. The FCL Phillies don’t play on Sundays. And, the DSL starts tomorrow. I provided some DSL information below, but I don’t expect to go into great detail on those games in the Recap during the season. Continue reading Phillies’ Affiliates’ Recap (7/11/2021)
This is the courtesy thread for comments and discussion about the Phillies and other baseball topics. Draft discussion is in a separate thread. Continue reading Open Discussion: Week of July 11, 2021
This is the Phuture Phillies 2021 Draft Discussion for comments about the draft. The draft begins later today. As in past years, I’ll post daily discussions until the draft is completed, then weekly until all the draft picks are signed.
The Phillies have the 13th overall selection in the first round of 20 rounds plus 2 supplemental rounds that do not provide extra picks or money to the Phillies. Continue reading 2021 Draft Day: July 11th
Big night Saturday as the full-season affiliates won five of five games. Lehigh Valley trounced the BoSox Triple-A affiliate. Reading, that team that started the season 5-24, won both ends of a doubleheader and crept closer to .500 at 26-33. Jersey Shore shut down their opponent. And, Clearwater posted a road win. The FCL Phillies lost a morning game. Continue reading Phillies’ Affiliates’ Recap (7/10/2021)