Monthly Archives: January 2018

The Top 100 Prospect Lists Are Out, The Phillies Have Five On One and Six On Another List

January is the month for the top 100 prospect ratings and the Phillies have five on the Baseball America list and six on the MLB Pipeline list.  They only differ in ranking placements and Mickey Moniak failed to make the … Continue reading

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Taking A Break From Baseball To Watch Some Football And Hockey

Saturday, I found myself watching six Penn State former players in college football All- Star games.  The game I had heard the least about was something called the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl from the Rose Bowl. The only Penn State player … Continue reading

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The Phillies Have Just Added More Players To the Major league Spring Training Roster But Still Overlooked Another Deserving Pitcher

It’s shaping up as another long season for the Phillies at the major league level. But we will be there.  Pitchers and catchers report on Feb. 14.  We will be spending most of our time again over at the Carpenter … Continue reading

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The Phillies Have An Urgent Need To Develop Starting Pitchers

It’s that time of year, the Phillies are looking to develop starting pitchers to fill a big need.  We have seen most of the potential prospects pitch at some point when they have come through Clearwater and on MiLB-TV.   … Continue reading

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