The Phillies are doing something new in 2016 as Grapefruit League play ends and the Phillies season begins: The Futures Series.  The series will feature the Phillies' top prospects facing the Major League club in two games.  The first will be Thursday at 6:05 at Reading's First Energy Stadium.  The second is on Saturday at 1:05 p.m. at Citizens Bank Park.

The Future Phillies will be managed by Dusty Wathan, manager of the Reading Fightin' Phils.