Category Archives: April

Another “Hard To Believe, Harry” Moment, Phillies Prospects Rhys Hoskins and Herlis Rodriguez Lead Their Leagues In OPS

It’s one of those “Hard to believe, Harry” moments in the Phillies organizational history.  It’s rare to have anyone in an MLB organization with an OPS over 1.000.  But to have four at one time, two of them leading their … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Pitching Staff Is The Best Of All “Advanced A” 30 Teams In MiLB!

No one moment could summarize the Clearwater Threshers pitching staff this season better than starting pitcher Jose Taveras dueling with rehabbing New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorious at Steinbrenner Field last night. It took seven pitches total. After a 1-1 … Continue reading

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Phillies Top Prospects Jorge Alfaro and Rhys Hoskins Are Proving That They Are Major League Ready Right Now!

The last two Lehigh Valley games should be enough evidence that catcher Jorge Alfaro and first baseman Rhys Hoskins are major league ready. On Sunday, Alfaro homered to right to provide the difference in the 1-0 IronPigs win. Watch HERE. … Continue reading

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Phillies Two Corner Outfield Prospects Andrew Pullin and Jose Pujols Going In Different Directions

We settled in last night to watch the Reading vs. Harrisburg game on MiLB-TV .  We were rewarded with a quite showed by Reading’s left fielder Andrew Pullin.  He hit two homers including a grand slam on a ball hit … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospects Scott Kingery and Nick Pivetta Standout On The Early MiLB Leader Boards

As you may know from following our blog, we like to scan the four MiLB leader boards each day to see if any Phillies are in the top five in the five offensive and pitching categories at each level. This … Continue reading

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Cole Irvin Suffers A Tough Loss as Clearwater Goes Down To The Fire Frogs 3-1

The old reliable strategy of winning by strong pitching and the long ball were not enough in the Clearwater Threshers 3-1 loss to the Florida Fire Frogs, Friday night at Spectrum Field.  They received a strong seven inning start from … Continue reading

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The Clearwater Threshers Put On Great Shows For MiLB-TV This Week As They Are Now Tied For The Best Record in Advanced A

After the first two weeks of the season, the Clearwater Threshers are tied for the best record in Advanced A with Buies Creek, the Astros high A team in Carolina League.  Both teams are at 11-4. The Threshers did it … Continue reading

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After the First Two Weeks Of The Season, The Clearwater Threshers Are The Only Phillies Farm Team Over .500

The first two weeks of the 140 game minor league schedule are in the books.  The only Phillies farm team over .500 is Clearwater at 10-4 after last night’s win over Bradenton.  Strong starting and relief pitching plus the long … Continue reading

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Power Pitching Means A Win For The Clearwater Threshers And Zach Coppola Goes Deep For The First Time Ever

Already it was a battle between the two best teams in the North and South divisions of the Florida State League.  The Clearwater Threshers won 4-2 over the Bradenton Marauders to even the best of four series at one game … Continue reading

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Clearwater’s Jeff Singer Emerges As Top Phillies Minor League Closer Prospect

Great start to the season for Clearwater Threshers closer Jeff Singer.  He has had one to remember so far this season.   He is three for three in save opportunities and in his fourth appearance he won in a two … Continue reading

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