Last summer, fans in Lakewood got to see the start of what could become a powerful and highly ranked prospect for the Phillies. Michael Durant is putting all of his tools together and starting to produce the way the Phillies had hoped.
January 27, 2009
From the Bad News Pigs to the Lakewood BlueClaws, there's plenty to know about what's happening in the Phillies minor league system. For instance. Did you know that Reading could soon have a dream team type starting rotation and that Ryan Howard's replacement could already be in the system?
In the low minors, it's important for players to show consistent progress and Michael Durant has done that. Unfortunately, there's more work to be done.
February 3, 2008