Minor league second baseman Daniel Brito earns Gold Glove Award

For the second consecutive season the Philadelphia Phillies organization has the best defensive second baseman in the minor leagues. Daniel Brito, who split the season between the Low-A Lakewood BlueClaws and the High-A Clearwater Threshers, was named as a Gold Glover by Minor League Baseball and the Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc. in honors announced … Continue reading Minor league second baseman Daniel Brito earns Gold Glove Award

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Sixto Sanchez pulled from Arizona Fall League by Phillies

Play gets underway today in the Arizona Fall League, the annual fall showcase event for some of the top prospects from each organization in Major League Baseball. The Philadelphia Phillies were scheduled to send eight players to participate in the AFL with the Scottsdale Scorpions squad: first baseman Darick Hall, third baseman Luke Williams, shortstop Arquimedes Gamboa, outfielder Austin Listi, and pitchers Luke … Continue reading Sixto Sanchez pulled from Arizona Fall League by Phillies

Jose Pujols named as High-A Clearwater Threshers POY

The Clearwater Threshers are the High-A minor league affiliates of the Phillies, and are located at the same place where Phillies fans travel every February and March to enjoy spring training. They have been affiliated with the Phillies since their very first season of existence all the way back in 1985. For their first 29 seasons the club … Continue reading Jose Pujols named as High-A Clearwater Threshers POY

Phillies Minor Leaguers Receive All-Star Honors

The Philadelphia Phillies minor league system is greatly improved, and a number of the players have received invitations to All-Star games for their individual performances.With the Major League Baseball All-Star Game just a couple of weeks away now, there has been some speculation as to who might represent the Phillies in the Mid-Summer Classic.The way that things … Continue reading Phillies Minor Leaguers Receive All-Star Honors

Pharm Report: High-A Clearwater Threshers

The Phillies ‘High-A’ level minor league club, the Clearwater Threshers, currently find themselves in first place in the Florida State (FSL) League standings in the North Division.The Threshers are 26-16, which has them a half-game up on the Tampa Yankees at the top of the standings, though the club has lost their last two games.Manager Greg Legg was drafted as a … Continue reading Pharm Report: High-A Clearwater Threshers