Originally Posted by lollipopcurve
Been voting Phipps for a while now.
.350ish at AA-AAA last year, with very good OF defense, including a plus-plus arm. Clearly working on his plate discipline this winter, as he's at 16/20 BB/K, 3rd in the DWL in walks, 5th in OBP.
At worst, a big league 4th OF. With his sudden upward trajectory, there's a chance he's a regular, given his all-around game.
Eh. Phipps isn't a .350 hitter. He isn't a .300 hitter. The defense is legit. I don't trust the bat to be a MLB bat.