Monthly Archives: March 2021

The Phillies Opening Day Roster: Rookies Need Not Apply

The Phillies will open the season with no rookie position players. Connor Brogdon would appear to still have rookie eligibility out of the bullpen but that’s about it! Last season, we saw Alec Bohm finish second in NL ROY voting … Continue reading

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Bryce Harper Was The Best Phillies Spring Training Hitter But Darick Hall Had Better Numbers in Several Offensive Categories

Bryce Harper had the best spring training hitting stats of all Phillies but Darick Hall bettered him in several categories. One will be batting third in the Phillies opening day lineup and the other will be going to Allentown to … Continue reading

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The Three Best Games So Far of the Phillies Johan Rojas Era

Playing three consecutive spring training games as a late inning replacement do not make an era but those games do tell us that the Phillies have great centerfield prospect on the horizon. All the 20 year-old Johan Rojas has done … Continue reading

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Our Final Phillies Game at Spring Training-We Liked What We Saw From Jose Alvarado, Johan Rojas and Nick Maton

The soon to be a major league ballpark, the remodeled TD Ballpark in Dunedin, is only blocks away from our home in Dunedin Fl. It was the site of our final 2021 game in Spring Training. We watched the starting … Continue reading

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Last Night Johan Rojas and Logan O’Hoppe Showed Why They Are The Future of Phillies Baseball

We saw last night the future of Phillies baseball unfold before our very eyes. 21 year-old catcher Logan O’Hoppe tacked on three more runs with three-run homer into the bullpen in left. In the bottom of the ninth, after the … Continue reading

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Darick Hall and Sam Coonrod Are Our Unheralded Phillies Players of Spring Training

We may have not read much in spring training coverage about Darick Hall and Sam Coonrod. Still they are our position player and pitcher of Phillies spring training. Yesterday against the Tigers, they proved our reasons for our selections. Hall … Continue reading

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The Phillies Farm System Gets Low Ranks By Minor League Experts

The Phillies have the 23rd ranked farm system according to the staff at MLB.com. The Athletic’s Keith Law has them ranked 27th. Very low ranking when compared to the other  29 MLB teams. Nothing in Grapefruit League games have done … Continue reading

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With Darick Hall and Rixon Wingrove, The Phillies Are Deep In First Base Prospects

Friday was a big day for Phillies first base prospects. Darick Hall came up big with a two-run double in the ninth inning of last night’s games to seal a 4-1 win over the New York Yankees in Grapefruit League … Continue reading

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Can Darick Hall Work His Way On To The Phillies Opening Day Roster?

The Phillies two left handed bats off the bench are down with injuries. Brad Miller (oblique) and reserve outfielder Matt Joyce (hamstring) have not been playing in recent games. All of the sudden, left handed power bat Darick Hall started … Continue reading

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Bringing In Heat Out of the Phillies Pen This Season Led by Jose Alvarado, Sam Coonrod and JoJo Romero

Yesterday, we watched the Phillies lose by by a 14-5 score to the Toronto Blue Jays in  Grapefruit League action. The Phillies did have serious heat coming out of the Phillies bullpen late in the game by Sam Coonrod and JoJo … Continue reading

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