Author Archives: Baseball Ross

About Baseball Ross

I have been a faithful Phillies follower all my life. Today I am most intrigued by those players in the minor league system who work every day of the year to make it to the Show. This is what this blog is mostly all about. To read more, click here: https://baseballross.wordpress.com/2012/02/05/how-i-got-started-in-baseball/

“You Only Get One Chance To Make A First Impression” Alec Bohm and Rixon Taylor-Wingate Make Phillies Minor League Debuts

We alway like to be there at the first game of players’ professional debuts.  A player only gets one chance to make a first impression.  We were there yesterday at Ashburn Field to watch the GCL Phillies West team take … Continue reading

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Carlos De La Cruz, Logan Simmons and Carlos Oropeza Standout In GCL Phillies Opener

It’s always a special time when the Gulf Coast League opens.  Yesterday was no exception. The Phillies GCL East team downed the the Yankees West team, 8-3. They banged out 13 hits including five doubles on Ashburn Field at the … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Austin Listi Showed Why He is an All-Star!

I alway like players who come up big when it counts.  Clearwater Threshers now first baseman, Austin Listi, is one of those clutch players. In Saturday night’s Florida State League All-Star Game, Listi drove in three runs to lead the … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Mickey Moniak Breaks Out and Felix Paulino Makes the Move To Swing Man

We have been waiting all season for the 2016 overall first-round draft pick to breakout after a terrible start for the Threshers.  Finally, it is happening especially in last night’s 7-4 win over the Tarpons from Tampa.  In last night’s … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Sweep a Night/Day Doubleheader by Identical 4-3 Scores Over Tampa

It seemed like a night/day doubleheader.  The Clearwater Threshers defeated the Tampa Tarpons by identical 4-3 scores in each game.  Each game took three hours to complete. Last night, I got home after the game at 11:00 p.m. and was … Continue reading

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Connor Seabold and Grenny Cumana Lead the Clearwater Threshers To a 4-1 Win Over The Tampa Tarpons

Connor Seabold threw the first complete nine-inning game of the season for Clearwater and Grenny Cumana made his 2018 season debut “a night to remember” as the Threshers downed the Tampa Tarpons 4-1 at Spectrum Field. The Threshers win was … Continue reading

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Phillies Need to Call-Up Left-handed Starting Pitcher Cole Irvin and His Catcher Logan Moore

Lefty Cole Irvin has been like a machine as a starting pitcher for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs this season.  Yesterday, he won his seventh straight start in a 6-2 win over the Charlotte Knights.  His 8 wins are tied for … Continue reading

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