Cole Irvin named as Lehigh Valley IronPigs POY

The Lehigh Valley IronPigs have been the Triple-A minor league affiliates of the Philadelphia Phillies since the 2007 season. But the franchise has a long and winding history. Founded in 1993 as the Ottawa Lynx in Canada, they were an affiliate of the old Montreal Expos for their first decade of existence. The Baltimore Orioles then took control of … Continue reading Cole Irvin named as Lehigh Valley IronPigs POY

Dylan Cozens to have foot surgery that will jeopardize his 2019 season

The Philadelphia Phillies organization has lost an outfield prospect with big-league experience. It was announced today that Dylan Cozens, who has appeared in 27 games with the Phillies, will have foot surgery and miss the rest of the 2019 season. Cozens, who turns 25-year-old on May 31, played in 26 games with the Phillies during the … Continue reading Dylan Cozens to have foot surgery that will jeopardize his 2019 season

Strong 2018 finish has Hector Neris stock up entering Phillies 2019 campaign

Growing up in Villa Altagracia in the San Cristobal province of the Dominican Republic, Hector Neris was a gifted athlete who enjoyed utilizing both his physical and mental gifts. While enjoying the physical competition on the baseball diamond and on both volleyball and basketball courts, Neris also enjoyed testing and stretching his mind as an avid chess … Continue reading Strong 2018 finish has Hector Neris stock up entering Phillies 2019 campaign