Phillies Organization Report

Outfielder Michael Bourn hit two home runs to help Team USA defeat host Cuba in the gold medal game of the Olympic qualifying tournament in September. Three weeks later in Washington, he got his first—and so far only—major league hit, an important bunt single in the 14th inning of an 8-7 win. While the home runs were a big thrill for Bourn, the bunt single was more representative of the style of play the 5-foot-9 speedster hopes to bring to the Phillies.

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