Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs

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Baseball: Telford, Pa. Native Erik Kratz Hoping for Shot With Phillies

Erik Kratz has logged more than 2,200 at-bats in minor league baseball since 2002, plus a brief time with the Pittsburgh Pirates.


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Headed For The Bigs? Schwimer Dominating in Iron Pigs’ Bullpen

Should the need for more quality arms emerge for the Phillies, they have some real options at AAA Lehigh Valley. Right at the top of that list is 6’8″ righthander Michael Schwimer.



Phillies Encourage Fans To Check Out Minor League Clubs

With the big league club practically sold out for the season, Phillies marketing director Michael Harris says the team is airing new TV commercials promoting its minor league teams.


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Phillies Recall Zagurski From Iron Pigs

The Phillies recalled left-hander Mike Zagurski from triple-A Lehigh Valley on Tuesday.


Romero To DL, Zagurski Recalled

The Phillies placed lefthander J.C. Romero on the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday with a right calf strain.