Captains Win, Advance In Playoffs

Jason Knapp pitched five scoreless innings to help the Lake County Captains advance in the Class A Midwest League playoffs. Lake County edged West Michigan, 3-2, to take the best-of-three series, 2-1. Chris Kersten drove in two runs, Jason Smit had a solo homer and Preston Guilmet worked a man-sized save, pitching 2 2-3 innings. The story was Knapp, a top prospect back from injury who was superb.
September 10, 2010

It's Done! Phils Get Lee, Francisco in deal

Forget Roy Halladay. The Phillies turned their attention to Cleveland's Cliff Lee and have wrapped up a deal to add Lee to their rotation. The trade also brings a right-handed bat to the Phillies bench.
July 29, 2009

Phillies Prospects of the Month - June

There were a number of names to choose from for our monthly Minor League Prospects feature for the month of June. In the end, we settled on a young strikeout artist and a hitter who produced at two different levels over the month.
July 8, 2009

PBN Minor League Pitcher of the Month - April

The Phillies system is pretty full of good, promising pitching talent. The first month of the season provided some good candidates for Pitcher of the Month, but we had to narrow it down to one. So, here are the candidates for April Pitcher of the Month...
May 5, 2009