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Rupp surprised by promotion to Lehigh Valley

Rupp surprised by promotion to Lehigh Valley

An injury to Erik Kratz at the Triple-A level started the dominoes falling. One of those dominoes became 24-year old Cameron Rupp, who was promoted from Reading to Lehigh Valley to take over the catching duties at Triple-A.

The Phillies have a number of good catching prospects who are battling for positioning on the prospect rankings. Sebastian Valle used to be considered the best of the best, but his status has fallen on some hard times. The latest evidence of the juggling of catching prospect rankings came Sunday night when Reading's Cameron Rupp was promoted to Lehigh Valley, ahead of Valle.  "I saw the injury to... Recommended Stories

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