Phillies Minor League Review for July 1-7

July 10th, 2019

Players of the Week

Player: INF Curtis Mead, GCL Phillies-East… The 18-year-old batted .611 (11-18) with two doubles, a triple, three RBI, three walks, two stolen bases, seven runs scored, a .682 on-base percentage and a 1.515 OPS in five games. Mead had four multi-hit games, including two three-hit efforts, and his .611 batting average was the second-best among all qualified minor league players last week. Mead, a native of Adelaide, Australia, was signed as an amateur free agent in May 2018.

Pitcher: RHP Francisco Morales, Lakewood… Morales, 19, made two appearances (one start) for Lakewood, combining to toss 9.0 scoreless innings with three hits, two walks, and seven strikeouts. He earned a 4.0-inning save on July 1, surrendering one hit while striking out five, and followed that with 5.0 shutout frames in his start on July 6. Morales, a native of Venezuela, was signed by the Phillies as an amateur free agent in July 2016.

Lehigh Valley IronPigs – International League North Division… 42-44, 4th place (4-3 record during the week)

Top hitting performers:

OF Nick Williams – .308 AVG (8-26), 2B, 3B, 2 HR, 6 RBI, 3 BB, 6 R, 1.111 OPS

  • Had a franchise-record 24-game hit streak come to an end during the week

INF/OF Phil Gosselin – .308 AVG (8-26), 2B, HR, 3 RBI, 7 BB, SB, 6 R, .917 OPS

OF Austin Listi – .333 AVG (9-27), 3 2B, 6 RBI, BB

Top pitching performers:

RHP Ramon Rosso – 1.69 ERA (1 ER, 5.1 IP), 2 H, 4 SO in 1 start

LHP Tom Windle – 0.00 ERA (6.0 IP), 0 H, 9 SO in 3 relief appearances

RHP Connor Brogdon – 2.45 ERA (1 ER, 3.2 IP), 8 SO in 2 relief appearances

Reading Fightin Phils – Eastern League Eastern Division… 14-7, 1st place (53-35 overall, 6-2 record during the week)

Top hitting performers:

OF Cornelius Randolph – .348 AVG (8-23), 2B, 3 RBI, 2 BB

INF Jose Gomez – .308 AVG (8-26), 2B, 2 HR, 6 RBI, 3 BB, 2 SB

1B Darick Hall – .318 AVG (7-22), 4 2B, 2 RBI, 7 BB

2B Jose Antequera – .333 AVG (1-3), BB, R

Top pitching performers:

LHP Bailey Falter – 0.00 ERA (7.0 IP), 2 H, 2 BB, 6 SO in 1 start

LHP Damon Jones – 0.00 ERA (7.0 IP), 2 H, 2 BB, 6 SO in 1 start

  • Has a 0.82 ERA (2 ER, 22.0 IP) with 9 hits allowed in 4 starts with Reading

LHP Jeff Singer – 0.00 ERA (5.0 IP, unearned run), H, 2 BB, 8 SO in 2 relief appearances

  • Is averaging 11.54 SO/9.0 IP

LHP Aaron Brown – 0.00 ERA (4.0 IP, 2 unearned runs), 3 H, 7 SO in 2 relief appearances

Clearwater Threshers – Florida State League North Division… 12-8, 2nd place (48-38 overall, 2-5 record during the week)

Top hitting performers:

OF Danny Mayer – .375 AVG (3-8), 2 HR, 3 RBI

INF/OF Luke Miller – .353 AVG (6-17), 2B, HR, RBI, 2 R

Top pitching performers:

LHP Ethan Evanko – 0.00 ERA (6.0 IP), 3 H, 2 BB, 3 SO in 1 start

  • Has allowed 1 or 0 ER in 7 of his 9 starts

RHP Julian Garcia – 1.29 ERA (1 ER, 7.0 IP), 2 H, 4 SO in 1 start

RHP Tyler Carr – 0.00 ERA (4.1 IP), 2 H, BB, 4 SO in 2 relief appearances

RHP Alejandro Requena – 2.25 ERA (3 ER, 12.0 IP), 9 H, 2 BB, 12 SO in 2 starts

Lakewood BlueClaws – South Atlantic League Northern Division… 6-11, 6th place (35-52 overall, 3-3 record during the week)

Top hitting performers:

C Rafael Marchan – .533 AVG (8-15), RBI, 2 BB, R, .588 OBP

INF Jonathan Guzman – 2B, HR, 2 RBI, 2 BB, SB, 3 R

Top pitching performers:

RHP Francisco Morales – SV, 0.00 ERA (9.0 IP), 0.56 WHIP (2 BB, 3 H), 7 SO in 2 appearances (1 start)

  • Named Phillies Minor League Pitcher of the Week

LHP Ethan Lindow – SV, 0.00 ERA (4.0 IP), 0 H, 3 SO in 1 relief appearance

RHP Gilmael Troya – 0.00 ERA (2.2 IP), 0 H, 6 SO in 1 relief appearance

RHP Victor Santos – 0.00 ERA (9.0 IP, 2 unearned runs), 6 H, 0 BB, 5 SO in 2 appearances (1 start)

LHP Manuel Silva – 0.00 ERA (5.0 IP), 1 H, 2 BB in 1 start

Williamsport Crosscutters – New York-Penn League Pinckney Division… 5-18, 6th place (2-5 record during the week)

Top hitting performers:

INF McCarthy Tatum – .357 AVG (5-14), 2B, 3B, 2 RBI, 1.009 OPS

INF Kendall Simmons – .333 AVG (4-12), 2B, BB, 3 R

OF Corbin Williams – .385 AVG (5-13), SB, R

Top pitching performers:

LHP Junior Tejada – 0.00 ERA (4.0 IP), 3 H, BB, 7 SO in 1 start

RHP Jose Conopoima – 0.00 ERA (3.0 IP), 0 H, 0 BB, 7 SO in 1 relief appearance

RHP Luis Ramirez – 0.00 ERA (4.0 IP), 2 H, 5 SO in 1 relief appearance

GCL Phillies-East – Gulf Coast League North Division… 4-5, T-6th place (2-2 record during the week)

Top hitting performers:

INF Curtis Mead – .611 AVG (11-18), 2B, 3B, 3 RBI, 3 BB, 2 SB, 7 R, .682 OBP, 1.515 OPS

  • Named Phillies Minor League Player of the Week

SS Guarner Dipre – .385 AVG (5-13), RBI, 2 BB, 4 SB, 3 R

OF Jevi Hernandez – .375 AVG (6-16), 2B, 3B, 2 BB, SB, 3 R

Top pitching performers:

RHP Victor Vargas – 0.00 ERA (4.0 IP), 4 H, 0 BB, 2 SO in 1 start

RHP Adam Leverett – 2.0 IP, 5 SO in 1 start

GCL Phillies-West – Gulf Coast League North Division… 9-2, 1st place (5-0 record during the week)

Top hitting performers:

INF/OF Jose Rivera – .500 AVG (5-10), 2 2B, 4 RBI, BB, 2 R

C Freddy Francisco – .300 AVG (3-10), 2 2B, RBI, 3 R

Top pitching performers:

RHP Luis Pacheco – 0.00 ERA (6.0 IP), 4 H, 8 SO in 2 appearances (1 start)

RHP Eduar Segovia – 0.00 ERA (4.0 IP, unearned run), H, 2 SO in 1 start

RHP Brandon Ramey – 0.00 ERA (4.0 IP), 0 H, 2 BB, 7 SO in 1 start

RHP Aidan Anderson – 0.00 ERA (2.1 IP), H, BB, 4 SO in 2 relief appearances

RHP Dalvin Rosario – 0.00 ERA (3.0 IP), H, BB, 3 SO in 2 relief appearances

LHP Erik Miller – 0.00 ERA (1.0 IP), H, 2 SO in 1 relief appearance