Category Archives: 2018

Phillies Prospects Nick Fanti and Mitch Edwards Had Big Weekends in the ABL

Phillies prospects pitcher Nick Fanti and catcher Mitch Edwards finished up big weekends in the Australian Baseball League. Fanti pitched a five-inning, four-hitter to get the win for first place Sydney Blue Sox. Mitch Edwards racked up four RBIs with … Continue reading

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Will Luis Garcia and Curtis Mead Be the Next Jimmy Rollins and Chase Utley?

We all know about the great season 18-year old Luis Garcia had in the Gulf Coast League where he led the league in hitting and was selected as an All-Star shortstop. On Saturday he just might have been joined by … Continue reading

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Phillies Pitching Prospect David Parkinson Selected to MiLB’s “Best of the Best” 2018 All-Star Team

Congratulations to Phillies left-handed starting pitching prospect, David Parkinson.  He was just selected to the “best of the best” 2018 All-MiLB Team.  He compiled a brilliant 1.45 ERA in 22 appearances between Lakewood and Clearwater striking out 141 in 124.1 … Continue reading

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Phillies, One of Only Five MLB teams to Not Lose A Player in Rule 5 Draft.

The Phillies did not lose any players in the Rule 5 draft.  They are one of only five MLB teams not to have any Rule 5 players drafted. Read HERE.  Either it means the Phillies did a good job of … Continue reading

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Nick Fanti Continues To Impress in the Early Innings of his Recent Starts, “Down Under”

Phillies minor league left hander, Nick Fanti, is attempting to get back on the prospect list after an injury filled 2018 season. He is finishing the year strong “down under” in the  Australian Baseball League. In his last two, five-inning … Continue reading

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No Phillies Minor Leaguers are Listed Among Baseball America and MiLB’s Top Rule 5 Potential Draft Picks

I would take a chance on several Phillies pitchers not protected in the Rule 5 Draft at the MLB Winter Meeting on Thursday. Former Phillies prospect, pitcher Sam McWilliams, has rocketed up the Baseball America list to No. 1 of … Continue reading

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Nick Fanti Earns a Brilliant Win by Striking Out 9 of the First 10 Batters He Faced in the Australian Baseball League

Four Phillies prospects have been playing note worthy baseball in the Australian Baseball League.  Lefty Nick Fanti led the way with a brilliant five inning start for the Sydney Blue Sox, Saturday afternoon, when he struck out nine of the … Continue reading

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