Phillies' Ryan Howard drawing trade interest, report says

The first baseman in the last year of his contract could be a useful power bat for a contending team. Watch video The Phillies have been open to trading Ryan Howard for oh, about four years. But with an $125-million, five-year contract and a $10-million buyout and declining skills, Howard hasn't been an attractive trade commodity...
2 days ago

Phillies first base situation has been very weird

Tommy Joseph is hot, continuing a very weird season at first base. There have been more than a few areas in which the Phillies have not excelled this year. For the first two months of the season, the corner outfield was a disaster. The middle infield has been up-and-down all year, and Maikel Franco at third base has been a walking roller coaster this season. But there is perhaps...
Via The Good Phight
9 days ago

WATCH: Phillies' Tommy Joseph hits moonshot home run

Phillies first baseman hit a towering home run on Tuesday night vs. the Miami Marlins. That ball must have really made @_TommyJoseph_ angry. -- Phillies (@Phillies) July 20, 2016 Look out, Philadelphia. Tommy Joseph, the Phillies first baseman that's taken over the full-time role from Ryan Howard, has had an up...
9 days ago

Hot-hitting Joseph bolstering shot with Phils

Phillies first baseman Tommy Joseph has heard that these final couple of months are huge for him. He has a chance to earn a job in 2017 with a strong finish in 2016.
9 days ago

Joseph homers to rally Phillies past Rockies, 5-3

DENVER (AP) Tommy Joseph hit a pinch-hit, three-run home run in the seventh inning to help the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Friday night. Vince Velasquez (8-2) allowed two runs over six innings and won his third straight decision since coming off the 15-day disabled list with a right biceps strain on June 27. He struck out six and walked two on 98 pitches...
Via Associated Press
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Jesus, Mary And Tommy Joseph

Tommy Joseph continued his early success last night going 2-for-4, with two home runs, and four RBI. I felt it was appropriate to go with the biblical headline because for those in desperate need of a corner infielder, Joseph has been heaven sent. The big game Friday brought his season stats to a .323/.333/.677 triple slash with seven home runs and 12 RBI in just 21 games (65...
Via Razzball
June 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Phillies: Will Tommy Joseph have an impact?

The Philadelphia Phillies call up first-base prospect Tommy Joseph from Triple-A. In 2012, the Phillies acquired Joseph from the San Francisco Giants in exchange for Hunter Pence. This season Joseph is putting up All-Star numbers in the minors. In 27 games, he’s leading the International League with his .347 average and .981 OPS. He has also hit six home runs and driven in 17 runs...
May 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Tommy Joseph, strong pitching leads Phillies Triple-A squad to first win of spring

Embed from Getty Images By: Brandon Apter, contributor The Phillies Triple-A team started their season off 0-2 with losses to both the Blue Jays and the Pirates, but on Friday afternoon, they notched their first win of the season, 2-1, over Toronto. For the second straight game, the team was...
Via Philliedelphia
March 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Minors Notes: Joseph set for surgery, MAG debuts for Pigs, Neris to bigs

Tommy Joseph, Image- Jay Floyd -Catching prospect Tommy Joseph is slated to have season ending surgery to repair an ailment in his left wrist. The injury initially took place back in May, when the 23-year-old was part of a collision at home plate while playing with Double-A Reading. As a member of the Fightins this season, the righty batting Joseph tallied a .282 batting average...
Via Phillies Nation
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Prospect Nation 2014 #17: Catcher Tommy Joseph

Tommy Joseph, Image- Jay Floyd Acquired from San Francisco in a swap for Hunter Pence in July 2012, catcher Tommy Joseph quickly became one of the Phillies’ top positional prospects.  In the time since that trade, however, Joseph has struggled to produce as he has dealt with injury concerns that have prevented him from getting and staying hot. Possessing a high ceiling bat and...
Via Phillies Nation
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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