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Phils prospect Haseley promoted to Double-A Reading

Adam Haseley, image- Jay Floyd
TRENTON, NJ-- The Phillies 2017 first round draft selection Adam Haseley is on his way to join the Double-A Reading roster following the Eastern League All-Star break, per a source.

The 22-year-old lefty batting outfielder tallied a .300 average with 13 doubles, five triples, five home runs, 38 RBI and seven stolen bases in 79 games with the Class A Advanced Clearwater Threshers this season.

To date, since turning pro last year, the Virginia product sports a .294/348/.411 slash line in 137 professional games at three levels.

Haseley was the 8th overall pick in last year's MLB amateur draft.

Reading, at 41-47, is in 5th place, 8 1/2 games out of first place in the Eastern League's Eastern Division.  They will open the second half of their season on Thursday at home when they host Bowie at 7:15 PM.


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