Here & There….
**Where’s Ruben? Phillies GM will be heading for Phoenix early next week to catch the Phillies prospects in the Arizona Fall League. Next month also includes the GM meetings in Milwaukee, 15-17.
**Shane Victorino will receive the prestigious Branch Rickey Award from the Rotary Club of Denver for his contributions in the community. Ruben will attend the Nov. 12 event. Where ever he is, a cell phone will be attached to Ruben’s ear.
**Young shortstop Freddy Galvis missed a little more than week of winter ball in his native Venezuela after having a cyst on his right wrist drained. He’s expected back in the lineup any day.
**Note from the Phillies Communications Department: “If you are a DirecTV subscriber, please be aware that the Phillies episode of “On Deck with Jamie and Mike” will air on Saturday, 10/29 at 7:30pm (ET) on DirecTV’s Audience Network (Channel 101) or in 3D on N3D. The show highlights the Phillies and Citizens Bank Park as well as the city of Philadelphia.”
**Citizens Bank Park events next week:
*Sunday night, Eagles VIP Tailgate Party (Hall of Fame Club/Diamond Club).
*Wednesday, Anixter Meeting (Executive Dining Room) and PECO Reception (Diamond Club).
*Thursday, ITS Trade Show (Hall of Fame Club and Media Room).