Monthly Archives: September 2015

Phillies Instruct Pitcher Edgar Garcia Shows a Major League Slider In Today’s Opener

The Phillies 2015 Florida Instructs Season opened t0day against the Blue Jays instructs at the Blue Jays minor league facility in Dunedin. One of Phillies players who stood out was pitcher Edgar Garcia.  The soon to be 19-year old did … Continue reading

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Pitcher Felix Paulino Schools the Phillies Instructs In Saturday Morning Baseball Action At Bright House

Phillies Instruct pitcher Felix Paulino had everything working in his one inning of pitching in an intra squad game Saturday morning at Bright House Field.  So much so he struck out swinging all four batters he faced in his one … Continue reading

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The Baseball Season Never Ends: Fall Ball Is Now Here As The Phillies Instruct Boys Are Back In Town

One season ends and the next one begin.  Saturday night we turned off Mike Ventola, voice of the Reading Fightin Phils after the final Eastern League playoff game where they lost  7-2  to the Bowie Baysox.   Only to be … Continue reading

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Tonight’s Deciding Game Five Of 2015 Eastern League Championship Series Will Be A Bullpen Game

The Phillies minor league department apparently puts little emphasis on winning at the minor league level we can only surmise.  Tonight at 6:05 Game Five and final game of the Eastern League Championship Series against the Bowie Baysox will be … Continue reading

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Jake Thompson, J.P. Crawford And Nick Williams Lead The Reading Fightin Phils to a 2-1 Game Advantage in the Best of Five Eastern League Finals

Tonight might be the night that the Reading Fightin Phils win the Eastern League Championship exclusively for the first time since 1995. They shared the Championship in 2001 when the Finals were cancelled because of 9/11. Last night Jake Thompson … Continue reading

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Shortstop J.P. Crawford and Starting Pitcher Jake Thompson Keys to Tonight’s Reading vs Bowie Game Three with the Best of Five Series Final Knotted At One Game A Piece

Right now the two best Reading players in the playoffs have been shortstop  J.P. Crawford and tonight’s starting pitcher Jake Thompson. Congrats to Crawford for leading the Eastern League playoffs in batting average with his .444 average including a double … Continue reading

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Great Baseball, As Reading Downs Bowie In The First Game of the Eastern League Finals

One down two to go and the Reading Fightin Phils will be the undisputed Champions of the Eastern League for the first time since 1995. They defeated the Bowie BaySox last night at First Energy Stadium.. Last night’s first game … Continue reading

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Key Reading Players To Watch In The Eastern League Playoff Finals Starting Tonight

Of the three Phillies farm teams to make the playoffs, Clearwater and Williamsport have been quickly dispatched. Only Rhys Hoskins with Clearwater showed a major league skill set with the bat in breaking up a no-hitter in the first game … Continue reading

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Kilome and Thompson Dominate in Williamsport and Reading Playoff Wins

I did not believe what I just listened to on the internet and saw on MiLB-TV last night.  It was very good minor league Phillies farm team playoff action. In Williamsport’s 3-1 win over West Virginia, 20-year old Franklyn Kilome … Continue reading

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Hoskins, Pinto, Richy and Rivero Standout In the Clearwater Threshers Post Season

Rhys Hoskins was the only source of offensive life in the Clearwater Threshers two game losing playoff run.  They were dispatched by the Reds’ Daytona Tortugas in the Florida State League best of three, first round playoffs. They received reasonable … Continue reading

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