“I like it.”A week after the Phillies selected him third overall in the draft, Bohm is signed and ready to begin his pro career. He will be eligible for free agency after this season.Williams played parts of three seasons in the majors with the Phils. He fell out of favor with management and openly longed for a fresh start elsewhere. Segura stinks. Lewis has had the luckiest 150 ABs to start a career in MLB history. Hopefully Alec Bohm is more like the latter- I love seeing young prospects flourish in the ML’s.Yes, but there are certain stats that can inform you on whether or not a player is ready for the MLB. Phillies top pick Alec Bohm signs contract, heads off to start pro career .

The 26-year-old outfielder has been claimed on waivers by the Cincinnati Reds.Williams was designated for assignment earlier in the week when the Phillies needed to clear room on their 40-man roster for relievers Blake Parker and Connor Brogdon. Share. i wouldnt be angry with that situation, but JT’s become such a symbol of this team’s faulty functionality that him even testing the market will cause some fans to riot. Alec Bohm got his first in-person look at Citizens Bank Park on Tuesday.“Definitely a hitter-friendly park,” he said. (which makes picking up Guerra of all people the most puzzling thing) i could see them making these moves after the deadline brings a clearer picture of team finances for the rest of the year. It’s time to let him playA 146 wRC+ isn’t lighting the world on fire? Alec Bohm profile page, biographical information, injury history and news He eluded Wilson Ramos' tag with a nifty headfirst slide.Players from both teams huddled on the field while the umpires checked the safe call on replay. The Phillies have an off day Monday so they will have some flexibility in giving Howard extra time before that start if need be. Williams struggled mightily in limited time in the majors last season. 15; Cooperstown next?Phillies to promote prospect Alec Bohm, per sourcesRuben Amaro Jr. thinks former pitching coach Chris Young did Nick Pivetta and other Phillies pitchers a 'disservice'Is it time for Rhys Hoskins to sit, or will a 'good snap' get him going?Frustration mounting for Phillies after series loss to Orioles To this point he has made good on that lofty selection status. And part of being a good GM (or PBO) is being able to make objective, non-sentimental decisions that might not be popular with the casual fan. Not to mention he had almost a 1:1 K:BB ratio and had the unfortunate BABIP which means he was hitting better than his stats sayDark side, Nebraska: it’s exciting to see young stud prospects make their debuts but you just never know exactly how minor league success will translate to MLB. I’d love to come back to this thread in 10 years time, we can talk about how Bohm handled NL pitching or if Evan White became a better hitter than KLew.I hate the Phillies, but at this very moment, I feel happy for y’all. The Phillies have decided to promote top prospect Alec Bohm, per Meghan Montemurro of The Athletic (via Twitter). Mail To. I love the way Bohm plays, and I hope I get the same experience when Jung comes up for Texas.Smart move.

Chaim Bloom did it when he traded Mookie Betts. "Quinn and Andrew McCutchen started the rally off with a pair of hits against Seth Lugo. So you do have a point with White, that MiLB success doesn’t equate to MLB success, but given all of White’s peripherals, I think he will wind up a better hitter than Lewis.Bohm might have checked off a lot of boxes- as I’m sure Jo Adell did but until he faces live pitching from Scherzer, DeGrom, Sonny Gray, Bauer or a Dinelson Lamet no-one really knows how he’ll do. Philadelphia Phillies top prospect Alec Bohm made his debut Thursday.

"He just needs to hone it, calm it down a little. He is first on the Phillies’ prospect list and is the 31st ranked prospect across all teams.