Category Archives: 2017 Draft

2017 Post Draft Discussion; July2, 2017

This is a continuation of the 2017 First Year Player Draft thread so we can consolidate all of our draft talk.  It will likely be the last since the deadline is July 7th and the Phillies have likely completed their signings.  I will continue to look here for any information on signings that you find.  If you hear one of our new prospects has signed, please share the link here.

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2017 Post Draft Discussion; June 21, 2017

This is a continuation of the 2017 First Year Player Draft thread so we can consolidate all of our draft talk.  I will continue to look here for any information on signings that you find.  If you hear one of our new prospects has signed, please share the link here.

I have a lot of new information.  I have seen the following guys in Clearwater – Continue reading 2017 Post Draft Discussion; June 21, 2017

2017 Post Draft Discussion; June 18, 2017

I’m going to continue posting a 2017 First Year Player Draft thread so we can keep all our draft talk in one place.  This is where I will look for any information on signings.  If you here one of our new prospects has signed, please share the link here.

So far, I have solid evidence that, the Phillies have signed the following guys – Continue reading 2017 Post Draft Discussion; June 18, 2017

2017 Post Draft Discussion

Here’s the final thread to continue talking about the 2017 First Year Player Draft.

The Phillies concluded their portion of the 2017 First Year Player Draft with picks 11 thru 40. Those selections, as well as the first ten,  are being tracked in our 2017 Draft Tracker. As signings are announced, the tracker will be updated.  Be sure to share any information and I will incorporate it into the tracker. Continue reading 2017 Post Draft Discussion

2017 Draft Discussion: Day Three

Here’s the thread to continue talking about the 2017 First Year Player Draft.

With the 3:83 pick, the Phillies selected RHP Connor Seabold, Cal State Fullerton 

Seabold went 11-5, 3.01 during the season.  He struck out 120 and walked 22 in 122.2 innings. He is known for his command much like former Titan team mate Tom Eshelman. Here is some insight into the young man in an Orange County Register article. Continue reading 2017 Draft Discussion: Day Three

2017 Draft Discussion: Week of June 6th

We are a week away from the Amateur Draft.  Here is the last pre-draft discussion.

Eric Longehagen posted his mock draft on Fangraphs.  His thoughts on 1:8 were –

8. Philadelphia – Pavin Smith, 1B, Virginia
Scouting director Johnny Almaraz and advisor/hitting genius Charlie Manuel were at the ACC Tournament and GM Matt Klentak has seen the UVA kids. I also think there’s a chance they cut a deal here to try to move Trevor Rogers back to their second pick, or they could just take Rogers here.