Phillip Alan Plantier
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 175 lb.
Born: January 27, 1969 in Manchester, NH
High School: Poway HS (Poway, CA) by the Drafted Boston Red Sox in the 11th round of the 1987 amateur draft. Signed June 11, 1987.
( All Transactions) Debut: August 21, 1990 (Age 21)
vs. BAL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Padres/RedSox/Athletics/Cardinals/Astros 1990-1997 Final Game: September 28, 1997 (Age 28)
vs. CHC 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- March 2014
3/12 Padres Public: It’s Not Easy Facing Up When Your Whole World Is Black: Let’s get this out of the way: The Padres aren’t firing Bud Black.
First, they (unnecessarily) exercised the club ... News -- February 2014
2/26 The Flagrant Fan: Is Will Venable vulnerable to regression?: Being an East Coast writer sometimes makes it difficult to appreciate or notice players from the other coast. After all, most ... News -- January 2014
1/27 What the Heck, Bobby?: Happy Birthday - 1/27: No future Astros, but two former Astros celebrate birthdays today ~LF Phil Plantier (45)An 11th round pick by the Red Sox ... News -- November 2013
11/17 The Greatest 21 Days: Phil Plantier, Something Else - 474: Originally published May 11, 2012Phil Plantier worked to make the Red Sox in spring 1991. His manager just wanted Plantier to ... News -- October 2013
10/15 Chicken Friars: Will the Padres Find Another Big Bopper at First Base?: The question stings, but should be answered with a resounding Yes! Since the Padres joined Major League Baseball in 1969, the ...
10/9 mlbreports.com: The Players In All Of The San Diego Padres Organization: Affiliates, Prospects + Depth Charts (MLB + MiLB) Fall 2013: By Chuck Booth (Lead Baseball Analyst/Website Owner): and welcome Jeff Kleiner (Salary, Roster and Depth Chart Expert for the ... News -- July 2013
7/8 Baseball Analytics: Peter Gammons: Premium Pitching in the NL East: It has become eminently clear that the National League East is becoming the pitching division.
This was the discussion that began ... News -- June 2013
6/6 Baseball News Source: Cameron Maybin Reinstated from DL, Rejoins Padres: San Diego Padres center fielder Cameron Maybin will be reinstated today from the disabled list after missing the last 45 games ... News -- April 2013
4/22 Macho-Row.com: On this day in 1993: Phillies 1, Padres 2:
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the 1993 Philadelphia Phillies going from worst to first and winning the National League ...
4/17 Mets360.com: Mets Card of the Week: 1992 Howard Johnson: 1992 TOPPS MAGAZINE HOWARD JOHNSON Back in the early ’90s, Topps took the booming baseball-card market as their cue to develop ... News -- January 2013
1/27 What the Heck, Bobby?: Happy Birthday - 1/27: No future Astros, only former Astros with birthdays todayLF Phil Plantier (44)An 11th round pick by the Red Sox in 1987, this ... News -- December 2012
12/28 Chicken Friars: The Anniversary Of A Huge Deal: 1994 was the first year I followed Padres baseball. I was 9-years-old, young and impressionable. The strike was a damper for fans ... News -- May 2012
5/11 The Greatest 21 Days: Phil Plantier, Something Else - 272: Phil Plantier worked to make the Red Sox in spring 1991. His manager just wanted Plantier to focus on improving his game further."Plantier ... News -- April 2012
4/5 MetsToday.com: Mets Potential Bright Spots in 2012: The other day we discussed the six concerns the Mets have going into 2012. Just to prove to you that I’m not always, 100% ... News -- March 2012
3/21 MetsToday.com: Mets vs. Nationals Notes: A few random notes pertaining to Tuesday’s spring training contest between the Mets and Nationals … Dillon Gee‘s ...
3/21 C70 At The Bat: Playing Pepper 2012: San Diego Padres: In 2009, I decided to get a feel for other teams around baseball by asking bloggers for those teams some questions about their ... News -- September 2011
9/8 The Greatest 21 Days: Interview: Ed Nottle's Player Stories: Brockton Rox coach Ed Nottle, jacket, talks with players before the game at Pittsfield, Aug. 13, 2011.Part 1: Stayed in Baseball ... News -- December 2010
12/12 B-R Blog: Short Term Sluggers: Who in baseball history played 1,000 games or less in their career but showed power when they played? To answer this question, ... News -- July 2010
7/26 MLBTradeRumors: Remembering The 1997 Trade Deadline: 1997 was a glorious year. The Hale-Bopp comet made its closest approach to earth, which, fortunately, didn't mean that it collided ... News -- June 2010
6/24 MLBTradeRumors: The 12-Player Trade: Look, here at MLBTradeRumors, we treasure every transaction, from that second lefty who gets picked up on waivers to the free ...