Once again it’s time for the weekly off-season league updates. Check it out, as we take a tour around the globe for a look at Phillies talents participating in various autumn and winter action. Statistics are current, through action played on Saturday.
Freddy Galvis (pictured, left) has a .315 average with four doubles, one triple and three homers while driving in nine runs in 24 contests for Zulia. Despite recent reports that Galvis, who turns 23-years-old this week, could be a possible solution to the Phillies’ vacancy problem at third base, the switch-hitter has played shortstop exclusively in the Venezuelan League.
Tyson Gillies returned to action on Saturday, after sitting out due to undisclosed reasons over the past two weeks. The outfielder, who has dealt with a steady string of injuries since he was acquired from Seattle in 2009, missed nine days earlier in the Venezuelan League season with a hamstring issue. In eight games for Lara, the 24-year-...