Monthly Archives: June 2012

Cameron Rupp On Fire To Start the Second Half of the Florida State League Season

When I go to minor league baseball games I always look around and try to project who will some day be playing in a major league uniform.  Cameron Rupp is one of the few current Clearwater Thresher’s position players that … Continue reading

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Chris Duffy and Ryan Howard In The Same Lineup Will Provide Lakewood With Some POP

One of the more interesting players I have followed over the last several years in the Phillies organization is Lakewood BlueClaws first baseman/designated hitter Chris Duffy.  Baseball Betsy and I first saw Duffy play first base at Bright House when … Continue reading

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Tyler Knigge Saves The Weekend For The Phillies Organization

Who is the hottest relief pitcher in the Phillies organization right now?  It certainly is not the $50 million closer pitching for the major league team.  He was roughed up by the Rays Saturday and blew his first save of … Continue reading

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Baseball “Two A Days”: Watching The GCL Phillies and the Clearwater Threshers

I like football lingo such as “two a days”, the PUP list, and OTAs.  Little more pizazz than workouts, disabled lists and  mini camps of baseball.   This past week I put my self through what was my version of  … Continue reading

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Chase Utley and Cody Asche: The Phillies Past, Present and Future

I have been impressed with one position player this year with the Clearwater Threshers and that is third baseman Cody Ashe.  From the first game of the season his left handed bat and physical build has reminded me of Chase … Continue reading

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Cameron Perkins Impressed At Third In Phillies GCL Debut

The Phillies search for a third baseman seems to be a never ending story.  Today in the Gulf Coast League opener at Ashburn Field against the GCL Tigers, Cameron Perkins threw his hat into the ring as a possible third … Continue reading

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The R-Phillies Tim Kennelly Shows We Can Always Learn Something New In Each Game

I am a big fan of the Dan Patrick radio show.  It is a quick paced breezy radio sports talk show that is good background while I work at my lap top each week day morning.  He always ends his … Continue reading

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