Monthly Archives: February 2015

Carlos Alonso Bats Against Austin Wright In Live Batting Practice At The Phillies Minor League Camp

Most of spring training is somewhat repetitive and boring.  Doing the same thing over and over again such as throwing bullpens and PFP’s for pitchers and coaches batting practice and fielding practice for the position players are the norms day … Continue reading

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Zeroing In On The Phillies System’s First Basemen Today At Spring Training

Arrived late to the Complex this morning and decided to zero in on the first baseman in the Phillies organization and Maikel Franco was not one of them.  After watching him play third base on ESPN Deportes in three of … Continue reading

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The Phillies have Some Power Hitters and Pitchers In The Minor League Camp Too!

The Phillies major league spring training is going at full pace.  In fact I have been impressed by the pace and conditioning of the guys in camp after the first two days.  But as you know I like to follow … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts After The First Day Of Full Squad Phillies Spring Training Workouts

Tuesday was a long day at the Carpenter Complex baseball fields watching all the moves at the major league camp in the morning and the activities of the early reporting players at the minor league camp in the afternoon.   … Continue reading

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The Phillies Cameron Rupp and Tommy Joseph Showed Power In Today’s Catchers Batting Practice

Tuesday will be the first day of full team workouts in the Phillies major league spring training camp.  All 58 of them will be ready to begin rounding into shape.  Only 25 will make the opening day roster.  One of … Continue reading

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The Phillies Front Office Shows A Strong Focus On Bunting Practice In Today’s Spring Training Action

Yesterday, we watched the long ball over at Bright House as Jeff Francoeur, Darin Ruf and even Oduble Herrera all went deep in BP as Mike Schmidt and Charlie Manuel looked on from behind the batting cage.  Today, after some … Continue reading

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Coaching Up Freddy Galvis

One thing that stands out in spring training is the number of coaches.  If you include the spring and guest instructors, the Phillies major league spring roster sheets lists 30 of them. Over at the minor league camp there are … Continue reading

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