Pitcher

Phillies Prospect Alec Asher is Suspended 80 Games for PED Use
Phillies Prospect Alec Asher is Suspended 80 Games for PED Use
The Phillies received some very disappointing news today regarding pitching prospect Alec Asher.  The pitching prospect, received from the Texas Rangers in the Cole Hamels trade last season, has been been suspended for 80 games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug.   The suspension to Asher is the the second in the Phillies organization this season.
Phillies Prospect Alec Asher Lands on the 7-Day Disabled List
Phillies Prospect Alec Asher Lands on the 7-Day Disabled List
Phillies prospect Alec Asher was likely rushed to the Major Leagues in 2015 out of a desperate need for a starter after the trade of Cole Hamels and repeated injuries and poor starts from the rest of the staff.  Opening the season at AA Reading and now at AA Lehigh Valley, Asher has been one of the more dominant arms in the system in 2016, going 4-2 with a 2...