The Phillies made five more roster moves Tuesday to drop their spring training roster down to 42 players. Tyler Cloyd, Tyson Gillies and Sebastian Valle were the biggest of the names optioned down to minor league camp.
The 2012 season was a huge year for Tyler Cloyd, who went from an unknown prospect to pitching well in Philadelphia. Now, he has to battle to make it back to Philly and show just how good he can be.
February 13, 2013
There have been some whispers that Tyler Cloyd should be in Philadelphia, showing the big league club just what he can do at that level. Now, the 25-year old will get his chance thanks to a gastrointestinal issue with scheduled starter Cole Hamels.
August 29, 2012
Tyler Cloyd has opened eyes literally since opening night when he made an emergency start for Lehigh Valley. The right-hander walked away with International League Most Valuable Pitcher honors.
August 28, 2012
Thursday was Opening Day not just at the major league level, but throughout the Phillies minor league organization. The day provided some interesting events.