All of the the sudden Connor Seabold is pitching himself into Phillies 2020 starting pitcher contention. Last night in the Arizona Fall League for Scottsdale against the Mexicali, he pitched a four inning, no-hitter allowing only two baserunners and striking out five. According to GAMEDAY, his four-seamer was sitting at 91-93 MPH and topped at 94.4 MPH to go with his off speed stuff.
Seabold has now pitched a total of seven shutout innings in his two starts allowing only one hit while striking out 10. He sits on the top of the ABL pitchers leaderboard with 10 strikeouts. His WHIP is 0.29 to go along with his 0.00 ERA.
He picked up the win in Scottsdale’s 8-1 win. Watch Seabold’s five strikeouts from last night HERE.
The Phillies top pitching prospect Spencer Howard is slated to start tonight for Scottsdale. He pitched three shutout innings in his first start last week.