Monthly Archives: June 2021

Abrahan Gutierrez and Rixon Wingrove Lead the Clearwater Threshers to Two Games Over .500

It has not been easy but the Clearwater Threshers are over .500 at 25-23 with two weeks to go to mid-season. It’s been a long struggle but thanks to catcher Abrahan Gutierrez and first baseman Rixon Wingrove the Threshers won … Continue reading

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Phillies No. 1 Draft Pick Mick Abel Pitches a Five-inning, No-hit, No-Run Game for Clearwater as He Picks Up His First Pro Win

He just keeps getting better and better. Last Sunday in Dunedin against the Blue Jays, Mick Abel threw a one-hitter in a four inning start. Last night in Clearwater, he goes out and throws a five inning, no-hitter against the … Continue reading

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Shutout Pitching by Fernando Lozano and Jordi Martinez, Hard Hits by Rixon Wingrove and Kendall Simmons In the First Game Standout As Threshers Split a Doubleheader

If you like strong pitching, then you would have liked Friday’s Threshers split of the doubleheader Friday against the Daytona Tortugas. The Threshers won the first game 1-0 and lost the second game 2-1. In the first game, Fernando Lozano … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Kendall Simmons Finally Gets Hot With the Bat

The Clearwater Threshers Kendall Simmons is one of the top streak hitters in the Phillies organization. When he is hot, he gets very hot! Back in 2019, in the now defunct NY-Penn League with Williamsport, Simmons hit 10 home runs … Continue reading

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Strange Box Score as Gutierrez and Torres Drive-in all the Runs in Clearwater Threshers 9-4 Win

When was the last time the No. 7 and No. 8 batters in the lineup drove-in all nine runs for its team in a game? I have never seen a box score when this has happened in my many long … Continue reading

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One of the Phillies Top Pitching Prospects-Mick Abel Looks Ready to Move Up After Yesterday’s Start

I was taken by surprise on Sunday afternoon when I checked the Clearwater Threshers box score from home just after the start of the game against Dunedin. I realized I was missing the Phillies No. 1 draft pick from last … Continue reading

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The Bat of Rixon Wingrove and the Arm of Fernando Lozano Standout in the Threshers Doubleheader Split

With a third of the 2021 season in the book, the Clearwater Threseher stand with a record of 20 wins and 20 loses after yesterday’s split with the Dunedin Blue Jays.   The .500 season so far could not have … Continue reading

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Watching the Clearwater Threshers as if I Were Dave Dombrowski

For the second straight night, the Phillies team President Dave Dombrowski was sitting up in the seats behind home plate at TD Ballpark in Dunedin Florida. He was watching the Clearwater Threshers and the Dunedin Blue Jays battle in Low … Continue reading

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Rojas, Gutierrez and Wingrove Come Up Big as Clearwater Threshers Become the Only Phillies Farm Team Over .500

Phillies Team President Dave Dombrowski was sitting up behind home plate last night in Dunedin as the Clearwater Threshers downed the Dunedin Blue Jays for the 9-7 win. By the end of the night, Clearewater was the only Phillies team … Continue reading

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Grenny Cumana’s Back in Town and Venezuelan Prospects Are Playing Key Roles With the Clearwater Threshers This Season

Baseball Betsy’s favorite Venezuelan is back at the Phillies Carpenter Complex awaiting assignment and ready to play. We have been fans of Grenny Cumana since he first played with the GCL Phillies back in 2014. Grenny is on a long … Continue reading

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