Each day MTRphilly.com will be breaking down the players on the Philadelphia Phillies 40 man roster and their non roster invitees. Today we will discuss outfield prospect Zach Collier.
The Phillies have high hopes for prospect Zach Collier. He missed 50 games after a PED suspension but then hit .269 with 6 homeruns and 11 stolen bases at Single A Clearwater. In 4 professional seasons, he has been unable to hit above .271 at any level, but he has enough talent that the Phillies are still hopeful that the 22 year old has a big league future.
Strong, Fast, Athletic
Five tool potential
Projected to be like Jay Bruce
Above average major league speed
Strong player that can hit for power
Plus throwing arm
Has not proven he can hit a curveball
Low batting average at the minor league level
22 years old and has not played above the A level.
Zach Collier has no major league experience and is on a minor league contr...