Category Archives: 2019 Draft

2019 Post Draft Discussion; June 17th

As we have in past years, Phuture Phillies will continue posting a 2019 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 you uncover and post in the Comments Section.  If you hear one of our new prospects has signed, please share the link here.

The Phillies draft signings can be found on our 2019 Draft Tracker. As signings are announced, the tracker will be updated.  I won’t post signing bonuses until they are official.  I think I have ten, so far. Continue reading 2019 Post Draft Discussion; June 17th

2019 Post Draft Discussion; June 10th

As we have in past years, Phuture Phillies will continue posting a 2019 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 you uncover and post in the Comments Section.  If you hear one of our new prospects has signed, please share the link here.

So far, I have heard/read the following – Continue reading 2019 Post Draft Discussion; June 10th

2019 Draft Discussion: Day Three

The Phillies completed their portion of the 2019 Amateur Draft with 30 selections Wednesday, representing rounds 11 thru forty.

Overall, the Phillies selected 39 players, 10 high school players and 29 college players. The college players breakdown – 7 JUCO , 16 four-year juniors, 5 fourth year seniors, and 1 fifth year senior. Continue reading 2019 Draft Discussion: Day Three

2019 Draft Discussion: Day Two

The Phillies made eight picks during the second day of the draft.  They surprised a lot of us by taking a prep shortstop with their third round pick.  With picks four thru seven, they finally selected some pitchers.  Over the final three rounds, the Phillies took another shortstop and two corner infielders.

Through ten rounds (nine picks), the Phillies have taken 8 college players and one prep player.  The college breakdown was one JUCO, five four-year juniors, one fourth year senior, and one fifth-year senior. Continue reading 2019 Draft Discussion: Day Two

2019 Draft Discussion: Day One

The Phillies used their first round pick to select Bryson Stott, a shortstop out of UNLV.  He’s 6’3, 200 lbs, bats left, and throws right.

Stott slashed .356/.486/.599/1.085 with 10 HR, 20 doubles, and 36 RBI in 58 games.  In 281 plate appearances, Stott walked 55 times (19.6%) and struck out 39 times (13.9%).  He stole 16 bases in 20 attempts.

Stott is a finalist for the Brooks Wallace Award given to the best shortstop in the country. Continue reading 2019 Draft Discussion: Day One

2019 Amateur Draft and J2 Discussion, May 27, 2019

One week until the 2019 Amateur Draft.  The Rule 4 Draft.  This is the Phuture Phillies forum for discussion of the amateur draft and J2 signing period (which will begin July 2nd).   I’m providing this space for those want to discuss this year’s crop of prospects.  You can place video, scouting reports, or just comments here.  You can reference these weekly discussions on the menu above. Continue reading 2019 Amateur Draft and J2 Discussion, May 27, 2019

2019 Amateur Draft and J2 Discussion, May 20, 2019

This is the Phuture Phillies forum for discussion of the amateur draft and J2 signing period that are 2-6 weeks down the road.   I’m providing this space for those who are ready to enter discussion about this year’s crop of prospects.  You can place video, scouting reports, or just comments here.  You can reference these weekly discussions on the menu above. Continue reading 2019 Amateur Draft and J2 Discussion, May 20, 2019

2019 Amateur Draft and J2 Discussion, May 13, 2019

This is the Phuture Phillies forum for discussion of the amateur draft and J2 signing period that are 3-7 weeks down the road.   I’m providing this space for those who are ready to enter discussion about this year’s crop of prospects.  You can place video, scouting reports, or just comments here.  You can reference these weekly discussions on the menu above. Continue reading 2019 Amateur Draft and J2 Discussion, May 13, 2019

2019 Amateur Draft and J2 Discussion, May 6, 2019

This is the Phuture Phillies forum for discussion of the amateur draft and J2 signing period that are 1-2 months down the road.   I’m providing this space for those who are ready to enter discussion about this year’s crop of prospects.  You can place video, scouting reports, or just comments here.  You can reference these weekly discussions on the menu above. Continue reading 2019 Amateur Draft and J2 Discussion, May 6, 2019