Monthly Archives: July 2017

Phillies Move Jan Hernandez To Right Field In Clearwater And He Has Taken Off With The Bat

It’s one of those  “hard to believe, Harry” moments in Phillies history.  A 22-year -old, error prone, third baseman has all of the sudden become a Phillies right-field prospect with a right handed power.  His name is Jan Hernandez, a … Continue reading

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The GCL Phillies Have Found A Closer and His Name Is “Anton Kuznetsov” For The Save!

A perplexed Baseball Ross is still trying to figure what they call a “save” in Russian but whatever it is Anton Kuznetsov picked up his first one on Saturday just after high noon in a thrilling 3-2 GCL Phillies win … Continue reading

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Are Ben Pelletier, Jhailyn Ortiz and Adam Haseley The Phillies Outfielders Of The Future?

The Phillies Front Office is continuing to struggle to evaluate talent.  Needless to say outfielders are one area of need.   It seems that the $30 million dollar contract they awarded to Odubel Herrera will be eventually written off as … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Starting Pitchers Jo Jo Romero and Jose Taveras Dominate Over the Weekend

We spent the weekend watching Phillies minor league baseball.  Particularly watching the starting pitching of lefty Jo Jo Romero and righty Jose Taveras both for the Clearwater Threshers.             On Saturday night in Dunedin, FL., … Continue reading

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The Amazing Month Of June For Phillies Prospects Mitch Walding And Darick Hall

It’s rare anytime for an organization to have a player named Player of the Month but to have two players from the same organization receive such an award in the same month is unheard of.   It’s been an amazing … Continue reading

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The Phillies GCL Team: Where The Stars Of Tomorrow Play Right Now!

We have been watching a lot of Gulf Coast League games lately.  It’s good baseball at no charge and free parking with the games starting at high noon during the week and 10:00 a.m. on Saturday mornings. This was the … Continue reading

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Jose Taveras Is The Best Starting Pitcher The Clearwater Threshers Have-But He Keeps Getting Overlooked

The Clearwater Threshers ace starter Jose Taveras continues to be taken for granted.  All the he has done this season is throw 10 quality starts (at least six innings allowing three or fewer runs) in his 14 outings including 10 … Continue reading

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