11:29 PM EST, Tue November 24, 2020
11 hours ago

Phillies wander aimless as Braves add Charlie Morton

Following a disappointing season, the Phillies still have no direction, while the Braves and other teams in the division continue to improve. So far, the Philadelphia Phillies have done seemingly nothing so far this offseason, outside of hiring Caleb Cotham as pitching coach. Although Cotham looks like a good hire, there are far more important […] Phillies wander aimless as Braves add Charlie Morton - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
15 hours ago

Phillies: Aaron Altherr becomes Korean Series champion

After a 6-year MLB career, former Phillies OF Aaron Altherr is a KBO champion. Former Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Aaron Altherr can call himself a baseball champion. Playing for the NC Dinos in the Korean Baseball Organization’s Korean Series — the equivalent of MLB’s World Series — Altherr’s team bested the Doosan Bears, 4-2, in Game 6 of the […] Phillies: Aaron Altherr becomes Korean Series champion - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 23, 2020

Phillies to send Cornelius Randolph, 8 others to Australia

Former first-round draft pick Cornelius Randolph and at least 11 other Phillies prospects will soon play in Australia. Some key Philadelphia Phillies prospects have not seen live, professional game action for more than 14 months. With the 2020 minor-league season and Arizona Fall League canceled, that gap will only lengthen as we head into the winter months. […] Phillies to send Cornelius Randolph, 8 others to Australia - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 22, 2020

Phillies lefty prospect Kyle Young retires from baseball

Kyle Young, a promising Phillies southpaw prospect, has retired. The Philadelphia Phillies organization recently received surprising news, as one of their promising pitching prospects, the left-handed throwing Kyle Young, retired from professional baseball. The Phillies drafted the 7-foot-tall Young in the 22nd round of the 2016 draft out of St. Dominic High School in New […] Phillies lefty prospect Kyle Young retires from baseball - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 22, 2020

2021 Phillies top 10 prospects list shows promise for future

Top 10 Phillies prospects list for the 2021 season The Philadelphia Phillies farm system has hardly been one to receive praise, at least over the past decade; however, there are still several reasons for optimism heading into the 2021 season. Baseball America recently released its annual Top 10 Phillies prospects list, featuring three right-handed pitchers, […] 2021 Phillies top 10 prospects list shows promise for future - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 21, 2020

Phillies could look to pair Theo Epstein, Jeff Kingston

Theo Epstein and Jeff Kingston could soon reunite in the Phillies front office As the famous Prince hit song states, the Philadelphia Phillies could soon be “partying like it’s 1999.” The club’s 77-85 record that year was nothing to write home about, but the final year of the millennium marked when current rumored Phillies general manager […] Phillies could look to pair Theo Epstein, Jeff Kingston - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 21, 2020

Phillies rumors: Club eyeing Dodgers’ Jeff Kingston for GM

The Phillies are reportedly interested in the Dodgers’ Jeff Kingston to become GM The Philadelphia Phillies recently hired Caleb Cotham as their next pitching coach; now, their offseason search could turn to their open general manager position. According to MLB Network’s Jon Morosi, Jeff Kingston — assistant general manager and vice president of the World Series champion Los Angeles […] Phillies rumors: Club eyeing Dodgers’ Jeff Kingston for GM - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 21, 2020

Red Sox promote former Phillies prospect Connor Seabold

Former Phillies prospect Connor Seabold has been added to the Red Sox’ 40-man roster. Teams throughout Major League Baseball made several transactions, ahead of Friday’s deadline, to protect Rule 5-eligible players by adding them to their 40-man roster. The Philadelphia Phillies selected the contracts of six prospects, while leaving off some notable names in the process. […] Red Sox promote former Phillies prospect Connor Seabold - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 21, 2020

Caleb Cotham ‘inspired’ to join Phillies as pitching coach

Caleb Cotham is excited to join the Phillies as pitching coach New Philadelphia Phillies pitching coach Caleb Cotham spent the last two seasons as the assistant pitching coach of the Cincinnati Reds. Less than a half-decade prior, the Tennessee native was a major-league pitcher, logging 35 career appearances out of the bullpen between the New York Yankees (2015) […] Caleb Cotham ‘inspired’ to join Phillies as pitching coach - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 21, 2020

Phillies: Joe Girardi makes push to re-sign J.T. Realmuto

Phillies manager Joe Girardi was not shy to praise J.T. Realmuto on Friday. If it were up to Philadelphia Phillies manager Joe Girardi, perennial All-Star catcher J.T. Realmuto would have already been re-signed by now to return for a third season in red pinstripes. But, as the saying goes, “it takes two to tango” — […] Phillies: Joe Girardi makes push to re-sign J.T. Realmuto - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 21, 2020

Enyel De Los Santos among Rule 5-eligible Phillies prospects

The Phillies could soon lose RHP Enyel De Los Santos in the Rule 5 Draft. While the Philadelphia Phillies selected the contracts of six prospects ahead of Friday’s deadline to protect them from next month’s Rule 5 Draft, only so many 40-man roster spots were available for them to do so. As a result, several […] Enyel De Los Santos among Rule 5-eligible Phillies prospects - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 20, 2020

Phillies add 6 prospects to roster ahead of Rule 5 Draft

The Phillies have added six Rule 5 Draft-eligible prospects to their 40-man roster. The Philadelphia Phillies added six prospects to their 40-man roster on Friday — left-handed pitchers Kyle Dohy (24 years old), Bailey Falter (23), Damon Jones (26); right-handed pitcher Francisco Morales (21); infielder Nick Maton (23); and outfielder Simon Muzziotti (21). By selecting their contracts ahead of Friday’s deadline, these players […] Phillies add 6 prospects to roster ahead of Rule 5 Draft - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News,...
Nov 20, 2020

Mets sign former Phillies pitching prospect to MLB deal

The Mets have signed former Phillies pitching prospect Sam McWilliams. As it turns out, perennial All-Star catcher J.T. Realmuto would not be the first player formerly of the Philadelphia Phillies organization to sign a deal under new New York Mets owner Steve Cohen. Rather, such title goes to 25-year-old right-handed pitcher Sam McWilliams. On Friday, the Phillies’ […] Mets sign former Phillies pitching prospect to MLB deal - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 20, 2020

Phillies hire Caleb Cotham as new pitching coach

The Phillies have hired Caleb Cotham as their new pitching coach The Philadelphia Phillies have hired a new pitching coach to replace the recently retired Bryan Price — Caleb Cotham. Cotham joins the Phillies from the Cincinnati Reds organization, who hired him in January 2019 as assistant pitching coach; the following October, he was promoted to assistant pitching […] Phillies hire Caleb Cotham as new pitching coach - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 20, 2020

Phillies History: Jimmy Rollins wins MVP Award, 13 years ago

Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins was named the National League Most Valuable Player Award winner, 13 years ago today. The final month of the 2007 Philadelphia Phillies season to overcome the New York Mets in the standings (despite trailing by a lengthy margin), and qualify for the postseason for the first time since 1993, will never be forgotten. […] Phillies History: Jimmy Rollins wins MVP Award, 13 years ago - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More