Phillies 50: Forgotten 1986 – Greg Legg

Greg Legg has been with the Phillies for over three decades, mostly as a minor league coach and manager. He is also the 1986 'Phillies 50' position player rep.

JoJo Romero named as Double-A Reading Fightin’ Phils POY

JoJo Romero, Reading Player of the Year(Photo: Baseball Betsy)The Reading Fightin’ Phils have been the Philadelphia Phillies Double-A minor league affiliates since their founding all the way back in 1968 when they were simply named the Reading Phillies.The relationship between the two teams is tied for the longest minor league affiliation in baseball.In 2008 the Philadelphia Phillies … Continue reading JoJo Romero named as Double-A Reading Fightin’ Phils POY

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

Phillies Minors’ Managers Make a Major Difference

The Philadelphia Phillies are in classic rebuilding mode. Over the next few years the organization has committed to trying to accumulate as much young prospect talent as possible through trade, free agent signings, and the Draft.As these youngsters come in to the Phillies system, they will be placed at various levels in the minor leagues. … Continue reading Phillies Minors’ Managers Make a Major Difference