Monthly Archives: June 2019

If Vince Velasquez Is Not The Answer, Tonight’s Game In Reading Could Tell Us Who Is!

We are getting tired of watching Vince Velasquez try to be a starting pitcher. After last night’s home run by Velasquez, he looks more like a potential bat off the bench than a starting pitcher. He is yet another failed … Continue reading

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Is Reading Fightin Phils’ Damon Jones The Next Kyle Kendrick?

We remember when then GM Pat Gillick called up Kyle Kendrick from AA Reading back in 2007. All Kendrick did without ever pitching at AAA was pitch the Phillies to the post season that year. Damon Jones might be waiting … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Dalton Guthrie and Rodolfo Duran Off To Strong Second Half Starts.

After Tuesday’s 5-3 victory over the Lakeland Flying Tigers, the Clearwater Threshers are off to a strong 6-2 record to start the second half. A couple of players have made major contributions to that start, including swing infielder Dalton Guthrie … Continue reading

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Should Jhailyn Ortiz Move Up and is Dalton Guthrie Breaking Out?

Watching minor league baseball is all about following the comings and goings of players. Minor league winning is of little interest to major league front offices. For example, last season the Phillies minor league chief at the time resigned and … Continue reading

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Glogoski’s No-Hit Debut and Another Ortiz Second-Half Homer Lead The Clearwater Threshers To A 5-0 Win

It just does not get any better than last night’s game at Spectrum Field. Clearwater Threshers starter Kyle Glogoski debuted with a five-inning, no-hitter and Jhailyn Ortiz hit yet another home run in the second half for a 5-0 win … Continue reading

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Two Phillies Minor League Teams Figure Out How to Win Games, the Major League Team Should Take Notice!

We all know the Phillies are floundering and can’t score runs at the major league level, Read HERE. On the other hand, several of it’s minor league teams at the same time have taken off by using three Grand Slams … Continue reading

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Jhailyn Ortiz Tops Off a Great Second Half Start With a Grand Slam In Threshers Win

No better way to start the second half of the Florida State League season than by going 5 for 12 with 4 home runs in the last three games. This is what Clearwater Threshers Jhailyn Ortiz has just done. After … Continue reading

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