Category Archives: February

Phillies Nick Pivetta And Rhys Hoskins Both Look Ready Right Now For The Show

The Phillies had a pitcher, Nick Pivetta, who stood out in Friday’s 9-4 drubbing by the Yankees in the Grapefruit League lid lifter at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa. Pivetta pitched like he belongs in a major league rotation.  In his … Continue reading

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The Phillies Cameron Perkins Is Earning A Shot At The Show

Not many bright spots in the Phillies 9-4 loss against the Yankees yesterday over in Tampa to open the Grapefruit League.  But one guy stood out and he was 26-year-old Cameron Perkins who is fighting for a job on the … Continue reading

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Why Are Not The Young Phillies Guys In Its Opening Day Major League Lineup?

The new age Cubs win the 2016 World Series with six guys in its starting lineup 23-years-of-age or younger. The Phillies are projected to have no one under 24-years-old in its 2017 opening day major league lineup. The old school … Continue reading

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Preview of the First Phillies Game of 2017 Vs. The University of Tampa

The lineup is out for tomorrow’s Phillies first spring training game.  It’s a seven-inning scrimmage against the University of Tampa at renamed Spectrum Field. To open the 2015 spring training season the U of T Spartans stunned the Phillies 6-2. … Continue reading

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Following Fanti, Pivetta, Cozens, Williams, E. Garcia and Tirado in Phillies Spring Training

With action on all four fields of the Phillies Carpenter Complex forces us to pick and chose who to follow in spring training. Almost like following a foursome in a golf tournament .  We focused as you can guess on … Continue reading

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Dylan Cozens, Roman Quinn, Nick Williams Make BP Fun To Watch, Provide Hope For The Future

On Sunday the Phillies ran through the normal infield and outfield drills but it was the coaches batting practice that was fun to watch. It was Dylan Cozens, Roman Quinn and Nick Williams in the cage who made watching spring … Continue reading

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The Phillies Young Starting Major League Pitchers Were On Display Saturday At The Complex

Vince Velasquez, Jarad Eickhoff , Aaron Nola and Ben Lively threw live batting practice Saturday morning at the Carpenter Complex.  Along with veteran starters Jeremy Hellickson and Clay Buchholz, they hold the keys to much of the success for the … Continue reading

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