Monthly Archives: July 2019

Darick Hall Playing Like a Major Leaguer For Reading and Drew Smyly Pitching like a Cy Young Candidate For The Phillies

Watching TV last night was a lot of fun. Reading’s Darick Hall against the Bowie Baysox and the Phillies’ Drew Smyly pitching against the San Francisco Giants. Hall just might be able to lead the Fightin Phils to the Eastern … Continue reading

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Lehigh Valley Adds a Power, Left-handed Hitting, First Baseman But His Name Is NOT Darick Hall

“Hard to believe Harry”, the Phillies have yet to promote to AAA Darick Hall, the power hitting first baseman who has played 182 games and has 647 at bats over two seasons in AA for Reading. Instead, they have just … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Pitching Shuts Down Tampa Bay Rays Kiermaier and Top Prospect Franco In 2-1 Win

It’s not often in the Florida State League we get to watch a batter out of the No. 2 hole ¬†with over 2,200 major league at bats and later the current top prospect in all of minor league baseball comes … Continue reading

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The Phillies Front Office Had a Bad Night But Not Spencer Howard In His AA Debut

We watched Spencer Howard make his Eastern League debut Friday night in Manchester, New Hampshire on MiLB.TV. He did not disappoint us. After watching him pitch for the Clearwater Threshers this season we were not surprise by his effort. In … Continue reading

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Can Clearwater Threshers Infielder Daniel Brito Hit Over .250 to Become a Legitimate Major League Prospect?

After most of the 2018 season in Lakewood and now finishing his first full season in Clearwater, you have to say Daniel Brito seems to be a consistent .250 hitter with a .650 OPS no matter where he plays. He … Continue reading

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Darick Hall and Rodolfo Duran Go Deep in Wednesday’s Phillies Minor League Action

As we enter the final 37 games or so of the minor league season, it is very important for all players to finish strong. Two guys appear to be taking up the challenge. Reading’s Darick Hall has hit .361 in … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Starter Julian Garcia is “old reliable” on the Mound

We know when Julian Garcia is the Clearwater Threshers starting pitcher, a strong well pitched outing is coming up. Yesterday, in the first game of a doubleheader, he pitched six innings of one-run, four-hit baseball. He earned his seventh win … Continue reading

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