The Phillies Zone Archive: June, 2013

23 draft picks sign contracts

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DENVER — The Phillies have signed seven of their top 11 selections from last week's player draft, including their second- and third-round... Read more

Where did all the young relievers go?

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MINNEAPOLIS — Weeks before the Phillies gathered in Florida for spring training, there was one reason for Charlie Manuel to be excited... Read more

No timetables for Utley, Ruiz; Kratz to miss two months

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MINNEAPOLIS — Wally Joyner flipped some balls to Chase Utley in an underground batting cage Wednesday afternoon and the second baseman... Read more

Mike Adams' availability still in question

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MINNEAPOLIS — Mike Adams clutched his right arm, wrapped in ice, before Tuesday's series opener at Target Field. It is rare for a reliever... Read more

At the plate, Phils’ outfield is best in the weak NL East

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MINNEAPOLIS — For 17 straight games, Ben Revere started and manned center field. He hit .257, scored seven runs, stole seven bases, and... Read more

Phillies draft Craig Biggio's son, Cavan, who will not sign

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MILWAUKEE — The Phillies used their 29th-round pick Saturday on a second baseman with rich baseball bloodlines who will not play for... Read more

Game 63: Another day, another new lineup

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MILWAUKEE — The Phillies are 31-31 and set to face the Brewers' bullpen in a nationally televised game Saturday night. Milwaukee's pitching... Read more

Phils take another Sandberg

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The Phillies' first of two third-round picks, the 89th selection overall, was a fascinating one for a couple of reasons. One is the name:... Read more

Starting pitching has carried Phillies to winning record

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MILWAUKEE — Charlie Manuel glanced at his lineup card, folded over and worn from three hours of baseball Thursday, and summarized his... Read more

Phillies select high school shortstop Crawford

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The Phillies used the 16th overall pick Thursday to select J.P. Crawford, a shortstop from Lakewood High School in California. He was the... Read more