Monthly Archives: May 2020

It’s Only a Matter of Time Before We See Phillies Minor League Starting Pitching In The MLB Rotation

We have blogged extensively about starting pitching in the Phillies minor league system.  We have even posted features on left handed starter prospects. It seems that it is only a matter of time before some of them pitch in the … Continue reading

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The Phillies Minor League System Is Strong Up The Middle With Prospects Spencer Howard, Logan O’Hoppe, Bryson Stott, Logan Simmons and Simon Muzziotti

Latest reports have 50 players including 30 on the active MLB roster suiting up for games and another 20 on an NFL type taxi squad if baseball returns this summer. The Phillies will likely load up and fill up the … Continue reading

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A Five Round Free Agent Amateur Draft Will Change the Face of Baseball

On June 10th MLB will go from a 40 round draft of last season to the start of a 5 round draft.  Each of the remaining non-drafted free agent prospects after the fifth round will be capped at a $20,ooo … Continue reading

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A Bad 2020 Review of the Phillies Farm System From Baseball America

Baseball America’s writer, Kyle Glaser, showed little mercy in evaluating the 2020 Phillies farm system. He said they have “one of MLB’s shallowest and worst farm systems”.  BA has the Phillies ranked 26th of the 30 MLB teams. Other than … Continue reading

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We Would Rather Read Stories and Watch Videos About the Next Generation of Phillies Players

We’re tired of reading about the past and make believe baseball games. There is nothing we can do about history anyway. The Phillies media coverage has been reduced to stories about the Phillies history or playing video fantasy games with … Continue reading

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