May 28, 2014
The Hardball Times
Eephus Ain't Nothin'
There is no pitch in baseball quite like the eephus. Both statistically and aesthetically, the pitch is a complete and utter anomaly.
Phillies Minor League Report: Pitcher Greg Smith strong during Lehigh Valley win
The IronPigs split a doubleheader Thursday by shutting down the Syracuse Chiefs, 4-0, only to be blanked in Game 2, 3-0, at NBT Bank Stadium in Syracuse, N.Y. In Game 1, the IronPigs were led by pitcher Greg Smith, whom tossed seven shutout innings, struck out six batters and allowed a mere four hits.
Phillies Minor League Report: Jesse Biddle struggles in Reading's loss
The IronPigs avoided a sweep with a 3-2 win over the Rochester Red Wings at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown, Pa.
The Morning Call
Rupp, others had major-league plans
Cameron Rupp had a .346 batting average with an .893 OPS in 26 at-bats this spring with the Phillies .