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Off-season League Updates: Giles Stands Out, Robles Added to the Mix

Throughout the autumn and winter months, we’ll have a weekly run down of how Phillies players are performing in the various leagues around the globe.  Read ahead for loads of details on some familiar names, prospects and more. Arizona Fall League (seven Phils prospects play together on the Peoria Javelinas)… RHP Kenny Giles- The 23-year-old, was the Phillies’ lone representative...
Via Phillies Nation
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Phillies Nation Player Review: Mauricio Robles

Mauricio Robles is a young Venezuelan pitcher that the Phillies claimed off waivers from the Seattle Mariners last offseason. Prior to that, he’d been part of a trade that sent Jarrod Washburn from the Mariners to the Tigers for Robles and Luke French. Why am I telling you this? Because there’s a decent chance you missed him in a Phillies uniform in 2013. He did not make his...
Via Phillies Nation
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss


The Departed:Rich Dubee- pitching coach, contract not renewedMich Billmeyer- catching coach, contract not renewedMichael Martinez- piece of poop, optioned off 40-man rosterPete Orr- UTL, optioned off 40-man rosterZach Miner- RHP, optioned off 40-man rosterMauricio Robles- LHP, optioned off 40-man rosterTyler Cloyd- RHP, claimed off waivers by IndiansRaul Valdes- LHP, claimed off...
Via We Should Be GM's
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Phillies Outright 4 Players Off 40-Man

Michael Martinez, Pete Orr, Zach Miner, and Mauricio Robles were outrighted off the Phillies 40-man roster. Each, however, has cleared through waivers, meaning there is still an opportunity to stick the the organization. The 31-year old Martinez is the most notable of the group. Mini Mart as he’s come to be known, has played well in the minor leagues but has been unable to translate...
Via Phillies Nation
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Mauricio Robles' MLB is Ugly...Like his Control

Quick to the point, to the point, no fakin'...the Phillies bullpen is horrible.  True story.  As the calendar flipped to September, rosters around Major League Baseball ballooned with expansion open to any player on the 40-man roster.  One of the Phils call-ups was Mauricio Robles, a 24 year old lefty with control problems.  In 38 innings with the Iron Pigs he walked more...
Via We Should Be GM's
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Robles, Abreu Headed to Lehigh Valley

According to the IronPigs’ Director of Media Relations Matt Provence, LHP Mauricio Robles and INF Miguel Abreu are headed to Allentown. Robles, 24, was selected off waivers from Seattle in the offseason and is a member of the 40-man roster. Robles has a 2.77 ERA with 37 Ks in 26 IP for Double-A Reading. Abreu, 28, was hitting .230/.269/.405 with 3 HR for the Reading Fightins. Abreu...
Via Phillies Nation
May 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Phillies Claim LHP Mauricio Robles Off Waivers From Seattle

The Phillies continue to make small moves this offseason. Today they claimed LHP Mauricio Robles off of waivers from the Seattle Mariners. Robles, 23, has not seen any time in the big leagues, but has accumulated five years in the minors while splitting time between the Detroit Tigers' system and...
Via Philliedelphia
December 14, 2012  |  Discuss

M. Swimming. Helms, Robles Finish in Top 3 on 3 Meter

Senior Ryan Helms and freshman Mauricio Robles finished second and third on the 3-meter springboard Tuesday at the Georgia Diving Invitational in Athens, Ga.
Via University of South Carolina Athletics
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

M. Swimming. Vols Finish Tennessee Invite in Third

Freshman Mauricio Robles had an historic performance in his first collegiate platform diving competition Friday as the Vols finished third in the Tennessee Invitational. PARRINGTON INTERVIEW
Via University of South Carolina Athletics
November 18, 2011  |  Discuss
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