White Sox fans everywhere are starting to get a little frustrated with catcher Tyler Flowers. While filling the shoes of the departed AJ Pierzynski in your first season as a full-time big league starter is a difficult task, Flowers’ play both at and behind the plate have left a lot to be desired, as fans are questioning the organization’s ringing endorsement of Flowers as the...
February 26 game against the Texas Rangers saw the Sox hammer them by a score of 14 – 8. Twelve runs scored over three innings. Starter Nestor Molina and reliever Brian Omogrosso both pitched two scoreless innings, with Josh Phegley getting his first home run of the season. February 27th game also against the Rangers saw the White Sox improve their record [...]
Josh Phegley had been a high school Mr. Baseball from Indiana. He was a
22-year old minor league catcher considered a prospect. A blocked pitch
led to an ugly bruise on his thigh. But that is what happens to men of his
profession. So, Josh Phegley continued to play. Until that bruise
got bigger, and became an emergency.
Phegley was diagnosed with idiopathic thrombocytopenic...
For the second time in as many seasons, Chicago White Sox catching prospect Josh Phegley won't start the Arizona Fall League season on time.