Monthly Archives: November 2019

Dellin Betances and Connor Brogdon Would Solve the Phillies Bullpen Problems

Between Joe Girardi and Baseball Ross, the Phillies could solve their bullpen problems from last season. It looks like the Phillies Front Office is looking at free agent Yankees reliever Dellin Betances who pitched for Girardi with the Yankees and … Continue reading

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The “Good” and “Bad” of November Phillies Prospect Baseball

It seems like the Phillies baseball season never ends and November is a prime example with some “good” and “some” bad prospect results.  The “good” is the play of Phillies minor league  prospects in the Australian Baseball League and the … Continue reading

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Phillies First Base Prospect Rixon Wingrove Comes Up Big With a Homer and a Walk-off Base Hit to Lead the Adelaide Giants to Victory

Rixon Wingrove led the 2019 Gulf Coast League in RBIs. He is just getting started driving in runs in the Australian Baseball League for the Adelaide Giants. The big, 19-year-old, first baseman homered in the eighth inning. Then he got … Continue reading

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A Once Phillies Potential Super Star Infielder Curtis Mead Traded in Deal With Tampa Bay Rays For A Six-Year Veteran Pitcher From the Rays Farm System

It did not take long for the Phillies Front Office to move a potential super star infielder to the Tampa Bay Rays for a marginal left handed pitcher. The Phillies traded the just turned 19-year-old prospect Curtis Mead for a … Continue reading

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One of the Phillies Top RHP Prospects, Kyle Glogoski, Is Ready to Get the ABL Season Started in Auckland, New Zealand

Who said we had to wait until February to start the 2020 baseball season? A Phillies prize right handed starting pitching prospect from New Zealand, Kyle Glogoski, looks to get a head start on his 2020 season, Thursday night, in … Continue reading

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Curtis Mead Rises to a Top Phillies Prospect With a Strong Finish in the GCL This Summer and Now a Big Start in the Adelaide Giants Preseason

Phillies infield prospect Curtis Mead just turned 19 years-old on October 26th. He finished strong in the Gulf Coast league back in August hitting four homers over his final nine games and finished up a hot ABL preseason in his … Continue reading

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Team USA loses to Australia 2-1 in the Premier12 tournament As Alec Bohm Takes a Called Strike Three With The Tying Run in Scoring Position

There it was. A chance to say the Phillies finally got it right on a No. 1 draft pick. It was not to be as Alec Bohm took a called third strike with two outs and the tying run on … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospects Bohm, Mead, O’Hoppe and Aklinski Come Up BIG In International Play

The Phillies baseball season never ends. Over in the Far East, Alec Bohm, Curtis Mead, Logan O’Hoppe and Ben Aklinski are getting a head start on the 2020 season. Boy are they ever! In the Premier12 tournament in Japan, Team USA … Continue reading

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MLBPipline Picks Spencer Howard As Phillies 2020 ROY Candidate

No surprise here. Spencer Howard is the Phillies candidate for the 2020 ROY award according to MLB.com. We had the privilege of watching him pitch a couple of gems last season in Clearwater and wondered what he was doing in … Continue reading

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Alec Bohm Comes Up Big With the Bat But Commits a Costly Error in Team USA’s 10-8 Win Over The Dominican Republic In Olympic Qualifying Tournament

The Phillies scouts were right that the 2018 first round draft pick Alec Bohm can hit but his fielding at third remains an issue. In the Arizona Fall League, he committed 4 errors in only 10 games at third base … Continue reading

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