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Zach Collier | Outfielder

Team: Philadelphia Phillies
Age / DOB:  (23) / 9/8/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 185
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
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Phillies sent OF Zach Collier outright to Double-A Reading.
Collier was designated for assignment by the Phillies on Friday and passed through waivers unclaimed. The 23-year-old has struggled this season at Double-A and is no longer a member of Philadelphia's 40-man roster. Jun 30 - 1:17 PM

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Phillies designated OF Zach Collier for assignment.

The 23-year-old is struggling at Double-A Reading this year, slashing .228/.307/.316 with a homer and seven RBI in his first 40 contests. He was dropped off the 40-man roster to make room for Koyie Hill who was recalled to provide much needed catching depth at the big league level.
Jun 27 - 7:09 PM

Phillies purchased the contract of OF Zach Collier from High-A Clearwater.

Collier is now protected from December's Rule 5 Draft. The 22-year-old former supplemental first-round pick batted .269/.333/.399 with six home runs and 32 RBI in 78 games this past season in High-A ball. He was busted for amphetamines in September 2011.
Tue, Nov 20, 2012 04:29:00 PM

Phillies prospect Zach Collier has been suspended 50 games for testing positive for amphetamines.

Collier was the 34th overall selection in the 2008 MLB Amateur Draft but hasn't registered an OPS greater than .703 in his three minor league seasons. The 21-year-old outfielder will serve the 50-game suspension next year.
Thu, Sep 8, 2011 04:35:00 PM

High school outfielder Zach Collier was drafted 34th overall by the Phillies on Thursday.

The 17-year-old Collier has ample power potential, but he's another raw product for the Phillies. Neither Collier nor Anthony Hewitt, the team's first pick, is likely to make a signficant contribution before 2013. Collier, though, was a fine value at No. 34.
Thu, Jun 5, 2008 05:56:00 PM

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Batters
PosRoleName
C1Carlos Ruiz
2Wil Nieves
1B1Ryan Howard
2Darin Ruf
2B1Chase Utley
2Andres Blanco
SS1Jimmy Rollins
3B1Cody Asche
2Reid Brignac
LF1Domonic Brown
CF1Ben Revere
RF1Marlon Byrd
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Cole Hamels
2A.J. Burnett
3Kyle Kendrick
4David Buchanan
5Jerome Williams
6Cliff Lee
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Jonathan Papelbon
2Mike Adams
3Antonio Bastardo
4Jake Diekman
5Ken Giles
6Mario Hollands
7Justin De Fratus
8Cesar Jimenez