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FREDDY GALVIS RUMORS

Galvis, Ruf Homer As Phillies Win Third Straight

Freddy Galvis came up big with his first homer of the year, giving the Phillies the lead in the fifth against Gio Gonzalez The Nationals made things interesting late, but a strong effort from the bullpen in relief of Cole Hamels helped the Phillies escape with the win Tuesday night...
Via Philliedelphia
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Storyline: Amaro’s Fingerprints on the 2013 Philadelphia Phillies

The best result for the Philadelphia Phillies from spring training was the winner of the outfield competition: Domonic Brown. Looking ahead to 2014, the red pinstripes will count on his production. From camp he was one of six athletes, promoted or acquired.  How many of the other five players are in tomorrow’s picture? TAL’S HANDY CAPS Welcome, Newcomers: This article represents...
Via isportsweb.com
September 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Galvis Continues to Rake in Win over Rays

On Sunday, the Phillies disposed of journeyman Yuniesky Betancourt because they have faith in Freddy Galvis. And on Tuesday, Galvis continued his spring tear, going 2-for-4 with a home run, his third of the spring, and three RBI in the Phillies 4-1 victory over Tampa Bay. Galvis now has 12 extra-base hits in 70 at-bats during Spring Training, good for a .905 OPS. Any worries about...
Via Phillies Nation
March 26, 2013  |  1 Comment

Freddy Galvis Juiced: 50 Game Suspension!

Philadelphia Phillies rookie infielder Freddy Galvis was suspended 50 games by Major League Baseball on Tuesday for testing positive for a banned substance. Galvis is currently on the disabled list with a back injury and will begin serving his suspension immediately. MLB said Galvis tested positive for a metabolite of Clostebol, a performance-enhancing substance. Here is what...
Via Philly Sports Live
June 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Galvis Suspended 50 Games After Positive PED Test

(AP) The downward spiral of the Phillies continued today when the team announced that Freddy Galvis would be suspended for 50 games by the MLB after testing positive for a banned substance. Galvis, who was already on the DL and wearing a back brace due to a pars fracture in his back, tested positive for a metabolite of Clostebol, a substance banned in the league’s collective bargaining...
Via Phillies Nation
June 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Phillies' Galvis suspended 50 games

Philadelphia Phillies rookie infielder Freddy Galvis has been suspended 50 games by Major League Baseball for using a banned substance. Galvis is currently on the disabled list with a back injury and will begin serving his suspension immediately. MLB says Galvis tested positive for a metabolite of Clostebol, a performance-enhancing substance. Galvis says a ''trace amount...
Via AP on Fox
June 19, 2012  |  Discuss
YOU LIKE-A THE JUICE?

Phillies rookie busted for PED use

Philadelphia's rookie second baseman Freddy Galvis has been suspended 50 games by Major League Baseball for testing positive for a banned substance. 

Via The Outside Corner
June 19, 2012  |  Discuss

More Good News: Freddy Galvis Is Hitting

Galvis will make the Phillies make tough decisions.Pop quiz: Which National League team had the highest production, measured in fWAR (click for definition), from second base in the entire Major Leagues in the last 7 days? How about the last 14 days? It’s the Freddy Galvis-led Philadelphia Phillies.Galvis’s expectations for the year were generally low; the young infielder was...
Via Phillies Nation
May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Why Do People Like Freddy Galvis?

The crowd cheers "Freddy!  Freddy! Freddy!".  Blogs chart the awesomeness of his defense and improvement at the plate since his 0-12 start.   Me, I roll my eyes and wonder what the hell the big deal is.Batting Average - .194 On Base % - .229 Slugging % - .299 OPS - .527 No amount of defensive wizardry can make up for that. That's not good. That's not okay....
Via We Should Be GM's
April 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Prospect Nation 2012: #7 SS Freddy Galvis

Switch-hitting shortstop Freddy Galvis was previously a player who was consider strong with the leather and lacking on offense, until last season. With some significant strides in his hitting game, Galvis improved his status in the Phillies prospect ranks by a considerable margin.In 2010, The slick fielding prospect had his time in the Venezuelan Winter League cut short by the...
Via Phillies Nation
February 24, 2012  |  Discuss
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