Prospect Nation 2014: #23 Outfielder Tyson Gillies

Tyson Gillies, Image- Jay Floyd Outfielder Tyson Gillies has been plagued by injuries during his time in the Phillies’ organization.  In 2009, the British Columbia native was acquired in the trade that sent Cliff Lee to Seattle.  Due to an inability to stay healthy, Gillies has not made the type of progress that the Phillies once hoped he would. When he was dealt to the Phils...
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January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Alfredo Aceves Explains His Role in Mexico-Canada Brawl, Why He Tangled With Tyson Gillies

Alfredo Aceves returned to Spring Training from the World Baseball Classic on Monday and sounded more like a Bruins enforcer than a Red Sox reliever. The right-hander admitted the tournament was “pretty cool,” despite the team’s shortcomings, according to MLB.com. But, as predicted, the media turned its focus on the dust-up between members of Aceves’ Mexican team and Team...
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March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Gillies Excited to Represent Canada in WBC

Phillies’ #9 Prospect Tyson Gillies, Photo- Jay Floyd Phillies outfield prospect Tyson Gillies is a very skilled player that has had some well documented ups and downs in recent years.  Being traded, bouncing back from several injuries and a return from a suspension have induced plenty of emotion from the lefty batter, but an opportunity to play for his home country of Canada...
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March 07, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Philadelphia Phillies Preview: Tyson Gillies

Each day MTRphilly.com will be breaking down the players on the Philadelphia Phillies 40 man roster and their non roster invitees. Today we will discuss outfielder Tyson Gillies. Summary:  Tyson Gillies was acquired with Phillippe Aumont and J.C. Ramirez in the trade that sent Cliff Lee to the Seattle Mariners. Gillies has great raw talent but has been held back by off the field...
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February 14, 2013  |  Discuss

PN Interview: Gillies Talks Suspension, Playoff Race, Injuries

Following his suspension for an inappropriate confrontation with the team bus driver, outfielder Tyson Gillies returned to the active roster for the Double-A Reading Phillies on Thursday night. Batting lead off, the speedy catalyst, who has missed hefty time due to injuries since being acquired in the December 2009 Cliff Lee trade, went 1-for-4 with a home run and a walk. Gillies...
Via Phillies Nation
August 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Phillies Prospect Tyson Gillies Suspended

According to CSN's Jim Salisbury, Phillies outfield prospect Tyson Gillies has been suspended for violating team rules. Gillies was traded by the Mariners to the Phillies along with Phillippe Aumount, and J.C. Ramirez as part of the three-team trade that sent Cliff Lee to Seattle and brought Roy Halladay to Philadelphia. It is unclear what it is exactly that Gillies did...
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July 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Laynce Nix to Begin Rehab For Phillies; Domonic Brown, Justin DeFratus,Tyson Gillies Make Strides

Some more help could be on the way.  Today the Phillies announced that OF/1B Laynce Nix will begin a rehab assignment tonight at Class A Clearwater.   The Phillies really missed Nix's bat the last few months as the offense has struggled along.  In 22 games before he was injured, Nix was hitting .326 with a .396 on base percentage.  He hit two home runs and drove in 11...
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July 12, 2012  |  Discuss

MLB Opinion: Gillies Looks to Impress Phillies

Philadelphia Phillies prospect Tyson Gillies showed up in Clearwater, Florida with something to prove. So far he has succeeded. Gillies was one of the three prospects received in the unpopular Cliff Lee trade. After a run in with the law and underachieving, Gillies is in camp in 2012 looking to make the team. After the first few weeks of camp of the first few games, Gillies has...
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March 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Prospect Nation 2012: #11 OF Tyson Gillies

Having dealt with a series of significant injuries since joining the Phillies organization in the December 2009 trade that sent Cliff Lee to Seattle, outfielder Tyson Gillies has become somewhat of an afterthought. Having only played in 31 total regular season games since joining the Philadelphia organization, the lefty batting speedster has not been able to prove himself worthy...
Via Phillies Nation
February 16, 2012  |  Discuss

ScoutTV: Tyson Gillies

Philadelphia Phillies prospect Tyson Gillies joins FOX Sports/Scout.com Field Reporter Inna Lazarev to discuss the details of his experience at the Arizona Fall League.
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November 22, 2011  |  Discuss

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