Monthly Archives: June 2016

“Let The Long Balls Fly” As Cozens and Hoskins Go Deep Again For Reading

The “long ball” is back and Rhys Hoskins and Dylan Cozens are providing the entertainment for fans of the Reading Fightin Phils. Last night was no exception in Reading 14-1 beating of Erie.  Cozens went yard in the first inning … Continue reading

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Top Minor League Slugger Rhys Hoskins Passed Over In Futures All-Star Game Selections

First baseman Rhys Hoskins has put together an outstanding first half for the Reading Fightin Phils and is a major reason why the Fightin Phils have the best record in all of baseball.  However, he was not selected for the … Continue reading

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Good Night For The Phillies Farm System If You Like All Kinds of Homers and A Near No-Hitter

It was a grand slam, a three-run homer, a two-run homer and a walk-off solo home run last night.  Then throw-in a near no-hitter and it was a great evening of baseball, watching the Phillies minor leagues. A grand slam … Continue reading

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Just Put Carlos Tocci In The Leadoff Spot And He Becomes A Top Major League Prospect

MiLB’s “Last Ten” game stat summary tells the story.  Clearwater Threshers Centerfielder/DH Carlos Tocci, has been “en fuego”.  All at bats out of the leadoff spot, he has gone 22 for 44 hitting .500 to raise his average from .246 … Continue reading

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Lakewood’s Jose Taveras Pitches a 15 Strikeout Game To Remember

Lakewood’s Jose Taveras pitched his best game yet in his career in setting an all-time Lakewood record of 15 strikeouts over eight innings in Greenville, South Carolina. This season, we first watched Jose strikeout the side in an inning of … Continue reading

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Phillies Top Power Prospect Rhys Hoskins Owns The Maine Monster.

Can’t remember the last time the Phillies system had the leader in home runs in all of minor league baseball with Rhys Hoskins’ 20 homers at AA.  Jose Pujols is the leader in homers at A- with 13 and the … Continue reading

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It Was A Good Day As Phillies Farmhands Hoskins, Green and Garcia Go Deep

As you may know if you read this blog, I like the long ball. It is how you win baseball games at any level. What makes blogging fun is when you are right!  And I am right about Rhys Hoskins … Continue reading

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