Monthly Archives: May 2018

Will The Phillies Move A Left-hander Up Into The Starting Rotation and What To Do With Closer Edgar Garcia?

All true Phillies fans know they have not had a left-hander starter in over 200 major league games.   Yesterday was one of the best days ever for minor league Phillies southpaw starters:  Cole Irvin, AAA,  JoJo Romero, AA and … Continue reading

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Read How Lakewood’s Will Stewart Gem Made My Day After Watching the Clearwater Threshers Get Trounced The Night Before

I had already put a “W” in the scorebook last night as I sat down to eat my cheesesteak in my seat behind home plate before the start of the Clearwater game.  The highlight of the night turned out to … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospects Jan Hernandez, Deivi Grullon, Zach Green, Jhailyn Ortiz and Kyle Dohy All Have A Big Memorial Day Weekend Games

Memorial Day weekend is about at the one-third mark of the 140 game minor league season. Now the minor leagues gets serious as the Draft gets going next week. Then, the All-Star games and the never ending swarm of  international … Continue reading

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The Reading Fightin Phils’ Zach Green Hits the Maine Monster Against the Portland Sea Dogs

We sit here in the Clearwater area trying to avoid endless rain showers outside this Memorial Day weekend.  To stay dry on Sunday we watched MiLB-TV to see several of the Phillies farm teams in action. The Reading Fightin Phils’ … Continue reading

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The Two Top Young Relief Pitchers In Baseball Might Be the Phillies Seranthony Dominguez and the Fightin Phils Edgar Garcia

We have been watching both Seranthony Dominguez and Edgar Garcia from the first time they came stateside from the Dominican Republic.  Saturday was a day we will not forget watching both of them on MLB-TV and MiLB-TV get the wins … Continue reading

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The Reading Fightin Phils and Clearwater Threshers Play Two of Their Better Games of the Year

Friday night in Palm Beach, Florida might have been the site for the coming out of over-hyped Sixto Sanchez.  It was the first time Sanchez has struck out four more batters than innings pitched in his now four seasons in … Continue reading

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Reading’s Edgar Garcia and Deivi Grullon Are Both Coming of Age In May

This is a no brainer. Reading’s closer Edgar Garcia and catcher Deivi Grullon are my Phillies minor league players of the month for May!  Garcia is 4 for 4 in saves in the month. Also he is 2-0 with a … Continue reading

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