Category Archives: August

The Phillies Top Prospect Spencer Howard Proves Again He Is a “No. 1”, Big Game, Starting Pitcher

The Phillies top pitching prospect, Spencer Howard, put on quite a show to remember last night at First Energy Stadium in Reading. ┬áHe went seven innings, struck out 12 and left with a 3-1 lead. Read HERE. The Reading bullpen … Continue reading

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Luke Williams and Josh Stephen Keys To Reading’s Success Against Trenton In Eastern League Playoffs

Tonight’s 7:00 game in Reading begins the first round of the best-of-five in the Eastern League’s East playoff series between the Reading Fightin Phils and the Trenton Thunder. The series will be evenly matched. Trenton won the first half and … Continue reading

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The Phillies Do Have Quality Relief Options in Connor Brogdon and Garrett Cleavinger But They Keep Them In the Minor Leagues

Remember the names Connor Brogdon and Garrett Cleavinger. Friday night, Brogdon pitched two innings of shutout relief striking out four, getting the win for Lehigh Valley. While Cleavinger pitched 1.2 innings of shutout relief striking out four too, to earn … Continue reading

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The Florida State League Is Over Early: Simon Muzziotti, Kyle Glogoski and Michael Gomez Stand Out for Clearwater In Finale Win

The Florida State League season ended last night because of the threat of Hurricane Dorian. The final three games of the regular season and the playoffs were cancelled. Last night the League President, Ken Carson, threw out his final, first … Continue reading

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Phillies Select Arizona Fall League Participants, Connor Seabold Most Interesting

The Phillies have decided who they will send to the Arizona Fall League. The list includes starting pitchers Spencer Howard, Connor Seabold and Jo Jo Romero, infielders Alec Bohm and Nick Maton and outfielder Mickey Moniak. ┬áRead HERE. No real … Continue reading

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Reading’s Darick Hall, Lehigh Vally’s Connor Brogdon and Williamsport’s Kendall Simmons Caught My Attention, Yesterday in the Phillies System

Three Phillies minor league players caught my attention yesterday. Reading’s Darick Hall finally had a two hit game in August, Lehigh Valley’s Connor Brogdon finally picked up a save and Williamsport’s Kendall Simmons contributed without hitting a home run. Hall … Continue reading

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Lakewood’s Carlos De La Cruz and Reading’s Cornelius Randolph Are Finishing Strong With 3 RBIs Each In Last Night’s Wins

It seems if a team can get three RBIs from a batter in the lineup, they win!. This was the formula for Lakewood’s 5-4 win over Delmarva and Reading’s 4-2 win over Bowie last night. In the games, Carlos De … Continue reading

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