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Phillies Give Rule 5 Pick Kevin Munson Back to Diamondbacks

The Phillies announced today that they have returned RHP Kevin Munson to the Arizona Diamondbacks. Munson, 25, was selected by the Phillies in the Rule 5 draft back in December. In his time with the Phillies this spring, Munson held runners in check, but allowed too many of them to...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Return Munson to Diamondbacks

  ( Jim Salisbury of Comcast Sportsnet is reporting that the Phillies are returning RHP Kevin Munson back to the Arizona Diamondbacks. Munson, who was originally a 4th round pick in the 2010 draft out of James Madison University, was taken by the Phillies in the Rule 5 draft back in December. Munson was a closer in college, and the Phillies thought they would be able to...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Prospect Nation 2014: #20 RHP Kevin Munson

Kevin Munson, Image- @Phillies Selected by the Phillies in this off-season’s Rule 5 draft, right-handed pitcher Kevin Munson is probably the most likely prospect on this countdown to make the team’s opening day roster. Munson, a fourth round draft selection in 2010 by Arizona, tallied a 1.59 ERA in five outings in the Mexican Winter League prior to joining the Phillies’ organization...
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January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Select RHP Munson in Rule 5, Lose Rosin

In today’s Rule 5 Draft, the culmination of the Winter Meetings, the Phillies selected righty Kevin Munson from the Arizona Diamondbacks. Munson, 24, saw action in 53 games between Double-A and Triple-A last season, combining for a 4.12 ERA and 66 strikeouts in 54 2/3 innings. According to Ben Badler of Baseball America, Munson throws a “Low-90s fastball, plus slider with hard...
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Phillies Add Pitcher Kevin Munson, Lose Hunter Pence Acquisition To Mets

The Phillies added one, lost one in this morning's Major League Rule 5 Draft. The Phillies added pitcher Kevin Munson from the Arizona Diamondbacks reports many in the draft room, including the Delaware County Times' Dennis Deitch. Munson was a college closer when he was drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks...
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

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