Category Archives: 2018

Luis Garcia, Ben Aklinski and Kevin Gowdy Lead Phillies Instructs Team to 6-1 Win Over Yankees in Final Game

Finally, the curtain was brought down on the Phillies 2018 season Friday morning at Spectrum Field.  The Phillies ended Fall Instructs by downing the Yankees Instructs 6-1.  They were led by Luis Garcia’s two hits and the two home runs … Continue reading

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Phillies Instructs Players Luis Garcia and Luke Miller Standout in FIL Action

Luis Garcia just turned 18-years-old, but he plays like he is already major league ready. In Tuesday’s Phillies game with the Yankees Instructs, he made a play to his right playing second base that some major league second baseman could … Continue reading

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Additional Phillies Instructs Talent Stood Out in Saturday’s Game

In the previous blog, we showed the top Phillies talent who played in Saturday’s FIL game. These guys impressed us as likely to play someday in the major leagues.  Now, we go down a level of players, who it is … Continue reading

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Watching Future Major Leaguers Play In The Phillies System In Saturday’s Instructs Game

I once heard an old hockey coach give his thoughts when asked in a preseason camp “how do you know if he will play in the NHL”. He simply replied “you know it when you see it”. Needless to say in … Continue reading

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The Phillies Looked Sharp in Win Over the Braves in Fall Instructional League Play

The Phillies Instructs downed the Braves 3-0 at Roberts Field in a Friday afternoon FIL game. It was a good game all around. The Phillies showed good pitching, timely pitching and strong defense in the win. The Phillies used five … Continue reading

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The Phillies Instructs Shutdown by the Orioles, 7-2 in Tuesday’s FIL Action

Not much was going on in yesterday’s Instructs game for the Phillies. The Phillies had trouble squaring up the ball while the Orioles hit the ball hard. In fact the “O’s” hit two homers and two doubles to up end … Continue reading

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Four Young Phillies Prospects Stand Out In Fall Instructional League Play

The Phillies Instructs were in camp on Saturday morning. It gave us a chance to see many kids who likely will never make it, others just trying to hang on for next season and top young prospects. We watched several … Continue reading

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