The struggling offense at Pensacola came alive Sunday in an 11-4 win over Montgomery. The Wahoo rotation has been effective thus far this season and Cincinnati is hoping their 11-4 win is a sign that the bats are ready to help them make a second half run in the Southern League
June 3, 2013
Last season rule 5 pickup Travis "Moose" Mattair surprised at Bakersfield where he was their top run producer. Previously he had lackluster results in the Phillies organization which were interrupted by a hiatus when he dabbled with basketball. Continued improvement by the 24 year old against higher level competition will force his name in consideration for MLB duty as a corner infielder.
February 6, 2013
Travis Mattair has not taken the path expected when the Phillies drafted him in the second round in 2007. After a few lackluster seasons in the minors he skipped 2010 to pursue college basketball. Eventually he returned and the Reds selected him in the minor league portion of this year's Rule 5 draft. After promotion of some teammates to AA he is now the main run producer in the Blaze lineup.
August 5, 2012
As general managers meet in Las Vegas to throw money at free agents and players at each other, the Phillies have some valuable commodities known as prospects. We've got a look at which of the prospects could have new addresses and which will be sticking around.
December 8, 2008