Monthly Archives: August 2015

With Jorge Alfaro and Dylan Cozens, The Phillies Future Was Right Before Our Eyes On Friday

The Phillies have the worst winning percent in major league baseball going into Saturday’s games.  But help is on the way!. That’s why Baseball Betsy and I like to look into the future and that is what we did yesterday … Continue reading

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Eliminated From The Playoffs, The Phillies GCL Season Is Coming To An End With Pitcher Felix Paulino and Left fielder Cornelius Paulino Standing Out.

On Tuesday the GCL Phillies were officially eliminated from the Gulf Coast League playoffs.  They put up a good fight in the bottom of the last inning in the game but could not come back from a 3-0 deficit to … Continue reading

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Rhys Hoskins’ Bat Carrying the Clearwater Threshers To Victories

Three rbi’s in Sunday’s game and the only two rbi’s in yesterday’s game means that Threshers first baseman Rhys Hoskins has now driven in five of the 12 Clearwater runs in the last two victories. Hoskins has now taken the … Continue reading

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Pullin, Hoskins And Rivero Were The Key Players In The Clearwater Threshers Win Against Daytona

Yesterday at Bright House Field we saw a preview of the first round of the Florida State League northern division playoffs.  The Clearwater Threshers won 10-6 over the Daytona Tortugas but it was not easy. The Daytona  jumped off to … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers’ Rhys Hoskins and Aaron Brown Are Finishing Strong Hitting .359 Each Over The Last Ten Games

One of the things we look for watching minor league baseball is “Who Is Finishing Strong”. With only two weeks or so left in the 2015 season, it’s always better to finish “strong” than to get off to a “good … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers: Winning The Right Way ON The Road With Timely Hitting, Good Pitching and Strong Defense.

Last night the visiting Clearwater Threshers completed the sweep of a three-game series against the Dunedin Blue Jays in Florida State League action.  They won 6-2 and are now an amazing 22-9 on the road in the second half.  They … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Middle Of The Lineup, Cozens, Hoskins Astudillo and Brown Deliver Big In 9-4 Win

The heart of any lineup is its third, fourth, fifth and sixth hitters in the order.  It’s nice to have some table setters in the one and two holes but as the Clearwater Threshers proved last night in a 9-4 … Continue reading

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