Monthly Archives: September 2021

The Phillies Are Done! Give Prospects Like Bryson Stottt, Colton Eastman and Logan O’Hoppe Plus Benchwarmer Alec Bohm an Opportunity to Play This Weekend in the MLB!

After tonight the Phillies will be done. They have chosen not to compete so far in the last three games to all but eliminate themselves from the post season yet again. Let’s reward those players who have had strong seasons … Continue reading

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Looking For Phillies Young MLB Talent for the 2022 Season as the 2021 Season Comes to an End

The Phillies four full season minor league teams will likely finish about 50 games under .500 when the 2021 season comes to an end this Sunday. Only five games remain to end the season for Lehigh Valley in the AAA … Continue reading

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Clutch Hitting by Rixon Wingrove, Baron Radcliff and Pitching Resulted in a 2-1 Thresher’s Win Over the Dunedin Blue Jays

Never pitch to Rixon Wingrove in “close and late” games. He is known as “Mr Walk-off” for his late inning heroics in the Australian Baseball League. We watched him walk-off single earlier in the Clearwater Threshers’ season. He did his … Continue reading

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Watching the Phillies Low A Talent Playing for the Clearwater Threshers Starting the Final Series of the Season

We walked down the street a few blocks from our home in Dunedin FL to watch the start of the final series of the season for the Phillies Low A Clearwater Threshers. They won the first game of a twin … Continue reading

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Reading Fightin Phils Show How to Win a Close Game and Finding Hidden Gems in the Phillies Farm System

My hero is Reading Fightin Phils Manager Shawn Williams. Last night his team showed how to make a two-run, third inning hold up as the R-Phils downed the Mets farmhands in Binghamton, NY by a 2-1 score. On the other … Continue reading

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The Phillies Are Basically a Two Player MLB Team, Bryce Harper and Zack Wheeler, But They Have MLB Prospects Finishing Strong

Nothing makes it clearer that the Phillies are nothing more than a two player team: than the Phillies website. It highlights that Bryce Harper leads the hitters in batting average, runs, home runs, RBIs and stolen bases and that Zack … Continue reading

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Phillies Farm Teams Continue To Struggle to Win Games But Help Is On The Way!

The Phillies full season farm teams have struggled all season long to win games. Right now they are a combined 52 games below .500. Not one of them has a winning record. With only about ten games remaining for each … Continue reading

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Logan O’Hoppe Has “Turned It On” in September With His Game Winning Three-Run Homer for Reading’s Ninth Inning Win

Bryce Harper told Zack Wheeler he is “about to turn it on”. Harper may not have turned it on just yet, but Reading’s catcher Logan O’Hoppe has. Last night, he hit a three-run homer with two outs in the top … Continue reading

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The Phillies Still Have Time to Keep Moving O’Hoppe and McGarry On Up In the Chain!

Move Logan O’Hoppe up to AA. No problem. The catcher goes 10 for 25 for Reading with two homers and a double in six games. Move pitcher Griff McGarry up to High A. No problem. He pitches a two hit, … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospects We Will Be Watching Closely In September

Up until this year, the minor league regular season ended on Labor Day. Since the 2021 season started a month late, 17 regular season games will be played during September with the regular season now ending on September 19th. Bryce … Continue reading

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