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mattwinks

  • joined Jan 30, 2012
  • last login Aug 30, 2014
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Phillies prospect writer

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Futures Game Wrap Up

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In Minnesota, a lot of Top Prospects Gathered to Play a Baseball Game

Defending the Cole Hamels Contract

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Quit nitpicking the Phillies third best homegrown pitcher ever (behind Robin Roberts and Grover Cleveland Alexander).

Asche the Next Chase Utley Marcus Hayes Proclaims

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Because comparing rookies to Hall of Fame candidates never unreasonably raises expectations

Trading Domonic Brown

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I don't usually try to pimp my work here but since there is TGP blogger involvement I thought I would. Essentially the project is to have different bloggers take on the mindset of other team's GMs and try and trade for Domonic Brown.

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So You Want to be a GM

As most of you know, I spend a ton of my time writing and thinking about minor league baseball. I have played fantasy baseball for years as well and I have tried my hand at sim leagues, but the...

What Will It Take to Compete in 2014?

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And can they get there or are we all just wasting our time?

The State of the Rotation

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Given the state of the majors and farm system the best course of asset management is trade from the bottom not from the top

Cole Hamels: A Draft Retrospective

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The last time the Phillies had a mid first round pick, they had the #17 pick in the 2002 draft. With that pick they took a LHP out of Southern California named Cole Hamels.

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The Kyle Kendrick Question

There is little argument that Kendrick has been one of the most mystifying and frustrating players on the Phillies since he came up in 2007. He has had many roles from a promising rookie, to a...

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Value of a Pitcher

The value of a player is much debated fact but there are some things that are often lost in the discussion. Here I am going to try and show the distinctions between different types of pitchers and...

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The Anatomy of a Bullpen

After the piece about bullpen mismanagement sparked a commentary about Jeremy Horst and lefty/righty splits and relievers I thought I would write a followup piece on the anatomy of a bullpen and...

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How to Manage a Bullpen

I am writing this during the Top of the 8th inning as Raul Valdes comes into a 9-4 game to mop up another poor managerial decision. Lets start off this post with recapping the strengths and...

Ruben Amaro Jr & Charlie Manuel and the value of the walk

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Was originally written as a fanpost here, but it got prospecty enough to post on PhuturePhilles, but I thought it would be appreciated here.

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Phillies Prospect Ranking Archive

Hello all, For anyone who reads phuturephillies this is recent, old new but I wanted to pass this on to the readers here, as well as gather more data. I have compiled a google spreadsheet...

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