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Inside The Phillies War Room

June 4th, 2011 by Mike H. | Comments Off on Inside The Phillies War Room | Filed in Baseball, Phillies

Ameatuer Scouting Director Marti Woelver was kind enough to hold a conference call with reporters to discuss what the Phillies intentions are heading into the first year player draft next week. Despite not having a pick until the 39th pick in the draft, Woelver sees that as a good problem to have because that means the big league squad has been successful. The Phillies acknowledge that have zero chance at scoring top draft targets Gerrit Cole, Trevor Bauer, or Danny Hultzen, but could be looking primarily at a middle infielder, catcher, or left handed pitcher when pick 39 roles around. (more…)