PRC: Jack Taschner

Player: Jack Taschner Number: 57 Position: RP Bats/Throws: L/L Consistency: Taschner was acquired in a trade that had them send Ronny Paulino to the Giants before the regular season. Tasch had a rough March/April and an even rougher June where his ERA’s were over 5.00 and 10.00 respectively. He was designated for assignment in July … Continue reading PRC: Jack Taschner

Roster Moves

A day after the Phillies purchased injured pitcher John Ennis, the Phillies called up Jack Taschner to the bull pen. He’s 1-1 with a 5.20 ERA in 21 appearances before he was previously designated for assignment two months ago. He went 0-2 with two saves and a 2.08 ERA and a .213 OBA with Triple … Continue reading Roster Moves

No Updates Today

Another Saturday where I’ll be gone all day and what else is new… it’s raining here in Atlantic City (or the entire east coast so the Phillies game has a shot at being in danger). I’ll be working from 12-5 then hitting up the Jimmy Buffett concert in Camden (at least my seats are in … Continue reading No Updates Today

Phillies Visit Obama

The Phillies made their visit to the White House today before their game against the Nationals. They were scheduled to meet President Barack Obama last month but after the unfortunate death of Harry Kalas, they had to cancel. They presented the president with a #44 jersey with the gold trim from Opening Night, signifying him … Continue reading Phillies Visit Obama

Ronny Paulino traded

The Phillies acquired pitcher Jack Taschner for catcher Ronny Paulino from the San Francisco Giants. Taschner is an experienced lefty and the move was done to bolster the bull pen with lefty arms. I had Paulino making the Phillies 25-man roster so I will replace his name with Chris Coste. I won’t add Taschner to … Continue reading Ronny Paulino traded