Prospect Nation 2014 #17: Catcher Tommy Joseph

Tommy Joseph, Image- Jay Floyd Acquired from San Francisco in a swap for Hunter Pence in July 2012, catcher Tommy Joseph quickly became one of the Phillies’ top positional prospects.  In the time since that trade, however, Joseph has struggled to produce as he has dealt with injury concerns that have prevented him from getting and staying hot. Possessing a high ceiling bat and...
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February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Add Four To 40-Man Roster

Catcher Tommy Joseph,  outfielders Aaron Altherr and Kelly Dugan, and lefty Rob Rasmussen were added to the Phillies 40-man roster today, bringing the Phillies active roster to 39. Joseph, 22, is playing Dominican Winter ball after missing a majority of the 2013 season with concussion-related issues. Joseph was the headlining piece of the trade that sent Hunter Pence to San Francisco...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Good news, bad news for 2 Phillies prospects

Some good news and some bad news from the Phillies’ minor-league system: The good: Catcher Tommy Joseph, fully recovered from a concussion that cost him most of the 2013 season, is headed to Latin America to play in the Dominican winter league. The bad: Shortstop Roman Quinn has ruptured his right Achilles tendon and will be out of action indefinitely. Joe Jordan, the Phillies’...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Phillies Catching Prospect Tommy Joseph Cannot Catch A Baseball

Photo: Philliedelphia/Frank Klose While the Phillies are without their top catcher, their top catching prospect is scuffling along at his position at AAA Lehigh Valley. Tommy Joseph, a top hitting prospect acquired from the San Francisco Giants in the Hunter Pence deal, has had an alarming first week behind the...
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April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Scouting Phils Prospect #8: Tommy Joseph

Tommy Joseph put up an impressive showing in Phillies camp this spring, but was always destined to start the year in the minors. With a glut of catching, it's tough to anoint anyone as the Phillies catcher of the future, but Joseph is the closest you get to the title.
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

From the AFL: Tommy Joseph

Phillies prospect Tommy Joseph discusses the details of his experience at the Arizona Fall League.
November 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Phillies Nation Interview: Catcher Tommy Joseph

Acquired in last week’s trade that sent Hunter Pence to San Francisco, catcher Tommy Joseph is now among Philadelphia’s top positional prospects. An All-Star in the Double-A Eastern League, the righty hitting Joseph has posted a .262 batting average with 8 HR and 39 RBI in 87 games this season. Joseph, who stands 6’1″ tall and weighs around 215 pounds, was the Giants’...
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August 08, 2012  |  Discuss

What you need to know about Tommy Joseph

The key piece in the deal that sent Hunter Pence to the San Francisco Giants is 21-year old catcher Tommy Joseph. With a lot of work, Joseph has become a strong defensive catcher and has legitimate power potential.
July 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Crazy Crabbers Top 20 Prospects: Tommy Joseph

Tommy Joseph is second in the list of very good Giants catching prospects and was the one that probably took the biggest step forward last season. From the reports that I have read he made big strides defensively to ease the minds of people who were skeptical that he had the ability to stay behind the plate long term which really helps his value. In addition he...
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January 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Giants Prospect Q&A with Jim Callis of Baseball America

Jim Callis, Executive Editor of Baseball America, was kind enough to answer several Giants prospect questions. Check out his responses below, and if you’re on Twitter, be sure to follow Jim at @jimcallisBA. How much has Tommy Joseph’s defense improved? Is this no longer a concern with Joseph, or does he still have a ways to go? We keep hearing from every scout we talk to who...
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November 11, 2011  |  Discuss

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