Phillies minor leaguer
at 20 after battle
"We’re going to play hard like we always do,
Corey on our minds,"
who had a specia
l connection with Phelan.
Corey Phelan is the Philadelphia Phillies'
left-handed versatile pitcher
who signed as an undrafted free agent after graduating high school in 2020
non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in April 2022.
After struggling with this horrifying disease for 180 days, Phelan took his last breath and dies of cancer.
Phillies’ Daniel Brito is helping
in his cancer battle:
‘I’m trying to keep that fire alive’
"He's in a better place and that he's in paradise,"
Turrini says. "And now he's playing baseball with whoever he wants to."
The Philadelphia Phillies organization is mourning the loss of minor leaguer Corey Phelan.