Joseph was struggling through his first five games with the Leones del Escogido in the DWL. In 20 at-bats, he just three hits for a .150 average. He struck out five times to just one walk. Joseph did notch three RBI and one double in that span.
Turning towards the rest of the winter leagues, Brock Stassi leads all Phillies hitters in OPS. In 27 games, he has a .293/.450/.543 line with five home runs and 19 RBI.
Stassi has 27 walks to his 21 strikeouts in the Venezuelan League. He served as Triple-A Lehigh Valley’s first baseman after Tommy Joseph reached the major-leagues.
Mitch Walding is also posting solid numbers in the Arizona Fall League. He has a .302 average to go along with his .875 OPS. On the other hand, just like he always has, his strikeouts have been incredibly high. In 53 at-bats, he already has 22 strikeouts. The third baseman split 2016 between High-A Clearwater and Double-A Reading.
Since reaching the Dominican League, Rhys Hoskins has continued his success from the regular season. Through 15 games so far, Hoskins has three home runs and 11 RBI to go along with his .857 OPS. His 7-to-11 walk-to-strikeout ratio is also solid.
Hoskins’s partner in crime this year, Dylan Cozens, has had mixed results so far in the Dominican. Eight of his 13 hits so far have gone for extra bases, but those 13 hits have come in 63 at-bats. He has a measly .206 average so far.