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Phillies Need To Give Cesar Hernandez A Shot

#451407284 / The Phillies signed a young second baseman out of Venezuela at the young age of 16. While it feels like Hernandez has been in the Phillies system forever, he had to grow up while playing in the Phillies system. A very talented second baseman, Hernandez has been...
Via Philliedelphia
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Hernandez returns as more versatile player

Cesar Hernandez, Image- Jay Floyd Recalled by the Phillies on Tuesday, infielder Cesar Hernandez hopes that he has displayed enough improvement at a new position to stick around in the big leagues for the foreseeable future. The switch-hitting Hernandez opened the 2014 season with the Phillies, but was demoted to Double-A Reading in April tasked with developing his defensive repertoire...
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May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Expanded Storyline: Stealth Arm and Early Philadelphia Phillies

Even though many are penciling in the two new starters, Jonathan Pettibone is in the conversation for the Opening Day rotation of the Philadelphia Phillies. But who will begin the campaign at Triple-A Lehigh Valley? Please, scroll down for this edition of Nitecap Insight: Timeline Analysis, which is an additional posting. Please, scroll down below the 2014 payroll table for Stealth...
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Player Reviews: Cesar Hernandez

Hernandez made his MLB debut in 2013, learning a new position on the fly. Will he have a spot on the Phillies roster in 2014? Entering the 2013 season, Cesar Hernandez was a 22-year old second baseman seemingly blocked in his path to reach the Phillies who had completed an All-Star campaign in Double-A Reading. Hernandez earned a 129 PA cup of coffee with the IronPigs at the end...
Via Phillies Nation
October 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Cesar Hernandez to Receive "Extensive Work" in Center Field

Any way you slice it, the Philadelphia Phillies' chances of making a remarkable comeback took a hit last week when center fielder Ben Revere fouled a ball off of his foot, resulting in a break that would require surgery to repair and place him on the shelf for the next...
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July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Phillies Prospect Cesar Hernandez Makes Debut In Center Field

File this under "huh?" Tonight, the Phillies most-ready prospect at AAA, Cesar Hernandez, made a position change. Despite being a sharp defensive second baseman, he manned a position up the middle other than his usual position: center field. Hernandez started there Thursday and Friday. Jeff Schuler, who covers the AAA...
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July 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Hernandez Optioned to Triple-A

As reported by Chris Branch, the Phillies have optioned Cesar Hernandez to Triple-A Lehigh Valley. While the move drew sighs yesterday on the Twitter-sphere, the move will allow Hernandez, who turned just 23 in May, to play every day in Lehigh Valley. There has been no corresponding move announced. Analysis: Hernandez’s initial promotion came when Michael Young was placed on the...
Via Phillies Nation
June 13, 2013  |  1 Comment

Scouting Phils Prospect #11: Cesar Hernandez

Cesar Hernandez has moved quickly through the Phillies organization, but should have a chance to play a full season at Lehigh Valley in 2013. A good season could put the young second baseman into a nice spot coming into next season.
February 18, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Philadelphia Phillies Preview: Cesar Hernandez

Each day will be breaking down the players on the Philadelphia Phillies 40 man roster and their non roster invitees. Today we will discuss second baseman Cesar Hernandez. Summary:  Cesar Hernandez hit .291 at two minor league levels in 2012. After hitting .304 in 100 games at Double A Reading, Hernandez was promoted the Triple A where he struggled hitting only .248...
February 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Prospect Nation 2012: #16 2B Cesar Hernandez

Cesar Hernandez is a Venezuelan born infielder that was signed as an amateur free agent by the Phillies at the age of 16. Since then, Hernandez has proven to be sharp on defense with some outstanding speed on the bases and a productive bat. As the 5-foot-10-inch 160-pounder has shown in recent years, he’s deserving of considerable recognition as a rising infielder in the Phillies’...
Via Phillies Nation
February 06, 2012  |  Discuss
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