Category Archives: October

The Phillies Have Two 6’6″ AAA Starting Pitching Prospects Who Might Play Important Roles In 2018

I guess we can call Jacob Waguespack and Franklyn Kilome AAA starters going into the 2018 season.  Just barely though! Waguespack, in his only AAA start to end the 2017 season, pitched a seven inning, one-run, seven strikeout gem in … Continue reading

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Edgar Cabral, J.D. Hammer and Trevor Bettencourt Standout In AFL Action

Three Phillies have stood out in Arizona Fall League action.  Catcher Edgar Cabral is hitting  .368 going 7 for 19.  J.D Hammer has pitched 5.1 innings of shutout ball with two saves in five games and Trevor Bettencourt has yet … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospects Not Showing Much In Offseason Ball, Still Time To Impress the Scouts

From Instructs to the Offseason Leagues the baseball march continues in the never ending search for the long shot prospect.  I was standing next to a guy at Instructs and he was telling a guy that he was headed to … Continue reading

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It’s Baseball Twins Mickey Moniak vs. Simon Muzziotti For The Phillies Centerfielder Of The Future

When minor league spring training camp opens around the first of March next year we will be watching for many contests to see who will be Phillies of the Future. One of the most interesting contests will be for centerfield.  Right … Continue reading

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Greg Pickett Put Together A Hitter’s Highlight Reel In The 2017 Phillies Instructs Games

We did not get to see all the Phillies Instructs and intrasquad games on the two week scheduled. In the games we did see, first baseman Greg Pickett was usually the best player on the field. We put together a … Continue reading

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The Jury Is Still Out On The Last Five Phillies First Round Draft Picks

The Phillies have not been successful yet in developing impact recent first round draft picks. If the Phillies are ever to make it to October baseball they need to hit on some of them.  Here is an update on how … Continue reading

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Phillies Instructs Rodolfo Duran Showed Why He Just Might Be The Best Young Catching Prospect They Have!

Rodolfo Duran has to be one of the top young catching prospects in the Phillies system.  The 19 year-old hit .313 over his last ten games for Williamsport and for the 2017 season threw out almost an amazing 50% of … Continue reading

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