Monthly Archives: August 2014

Always Best To Finish The Season Strong To Pave the Way For Next Season: Just Ask Phillies Prospects Maikel Franco and Ranfi Casimiro

Home runs in back to back games on the final weekend of the season by Cord Sandberg in Williamsport; Herlis Rodriguez hitting .382 in his last ten games for the Threshers and Maikel Franco hitting .417 over his last ten … Continue reading

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Yesterday Was A Long Goodbye to the Clearwater Threshers and GCL Phillies For the 2014 Home Season With Video of Herlis Rodriquez, Art Charles, J.P. Crawford and Colin Kleven

Baseball Betsy and I have spent our summer days and evenings and for that matter for most of them our springtime watching the guys on the rosters of the GCL Phillies and Clearwater Threshers.  Yesterday was the final home game … Continue reading

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Phillies Minor League Baseball Season Is Coming To An End Here In Clearwater: Crawford, Nola, Quinn, Kleven, Guth, Leiter, Nunez And Stewart Stood Out

Today is like the end of the baseball season here in Clearwater.  The GCL Phillies play their final game at noon.  The Threshers home season ends tonight.  One team just eliminate from the post season while the other eliminated almost … Continue reading

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The GCL Phillies Pitcher Josh Taylor Is Trying to Carry The Team On His Back To The Playoffs

It’s not always easy being a middle reliever coming out of the pen early to either protect a lead or with your team down on the scoreboard by a run and having no margin of error to give up any … Continue reading

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Yesterday In A Poorly Played GCL Game Resulted In Defeat For the GCL Phillies But Today Behind the Brilliant Pitching Of Josh Taylor They Win With Three Runs in the Ninth 3-1.

After a well played GCL Phillies 2-1 walk-off win Saturday morning,  we saw one of the worst played games of the season as the Yankees1 team knocked around the Phillies team in a must win GCL game on Monday. The … Continue reading

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The Phillies Minor League Season Is Ending But The Pitching Of Josh Taylor, The Long Balls of Art Charles, and J.P Crawford Plus The Eight Inning Start by Miguel Nunez Were Impressive Over The Weekend.

The next to the last weekend of the minor league season is wrapping up.  It has been a poor season for the Phillies minor league teams in general.   All of them except the rookie ball, short-season GCL Phillies will … Continue reading

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It’s More Than Just Three Days In Late August For Phillies Minor League Starting Pitchers Jordan Guth, Colin Kleven and Elniery Garcia

It’s a given the Phillies need starting pitching.  In fact Cole Hamels and David Buchanan are the only ones who can be penciled in the 2015 starting rotation and even Hamels has been subject to trade rumors.  Other starters, A. … Continue reading

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