Monthly Archives: April 2016

Watch Why 19-year-old Edgar Garcia Is A Top Phillies Pitching Prospect

Last season in the Gulf Coast League Edgar Garcia only started in two of his 12 appearances used primarily out of the bullpen as an 18- year-old.  This year might be different.  He has starter stuff. Yesterday, against the little … Continue reading

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Watching Young Phillies Pitching Prospects, Victor Arano and Will Stewart, Develop With The Clearwater Threshers And In Extended Spring Training

It’s only three weeks into the minor league season but an early moving day has already come for the Clearwater Threshers.  Closer Miguel Nunez is off to AA Reading. We first saw Nunez as a starter two years ago with … Continue reading

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The Middle of the Threshers Line Up Comes Up Big Again in 5-2 Win Over Brevard County

Not saying the middle of the Clearwater Threshers lineup ranks with the “murderers’ row” of the 1927 Yankees fame but for the Florida State League they rank up there so far in 2016. If the Threshers are to score it … Continue reading

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Quickly Developing Elniery Garcia Is Strong In A Tough Luck No Decision As Clearwater Pulls Out a 2-1 Win

Lefty Elniery Garcia sat his fastball at 94 mph in his start last night to show his best fastball of the season.  Only a close safe call at second base on a pick-0ff play would eventually cost him his only … Continue reading

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Casimiro, Sandberg, Martin and The Bullpen Lead The Clearwater Threshers To A 1-0 Victory And The Best Record in the FSL

It was another masterful start by Clearwater Threshers right-hander, Ranfi Casimiro.  He made quick work of the Daytona Tortugas, 1-0, last night at Bright House Field.  Making his home debut, he threw a 70-pitch, three-hit, shutout over six innings, to … Continue reading

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Imhof and Walding Came Up Big Yesterday In Second Seasons For Both Of Them With The Clearwater Threshers

It’s always important to get off to a strong start in minor league baseball in order to move up during the season.  Especially when you are repeating a level.  Both pitcher Matt Imhof and third baseman are doing just that. … Continue reading

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Eshelman and Green Lead the Clearwater Threshers To A Well Played Win

Many times when watching minor league level baseball at the A ball level, you just know most of those guys on the field will never play major league baseball and the games leave much to be desired at times. Last … Continue reading

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