Category Archives: April Regular Season 2012

Austin Wright: The Top Lefthanded Starter In the Phillies Farm System

Back in 2006 we all were excited by the rapid rise of a 22 year old left handed pitcher by the name of  Cole Hamels moving up the Phillies farm system.  In no time Cole went from Lakewood, to Clearwater, … Continue reading

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Just Who Is Brian Pointer And What Is He Doing?

If you said that Brian Pointer is putting up the best offensive numbers in the Phillies system then you know Phillies baseball.  This 28th round draft pick from the 2010 draft class is leading every player in the system in … Continue reading

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The IronPigs and R-Phillies Both Get Off To Quick Starts. Here’s Why!

It’s a long night when the Phillies play on the west coast but Baseball Betsy and I made it to the last pitch early this morning for the 5-2 Phillies win.  Earlier before the Phillies-Giants game  we traveled across the … Continue reading

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Is Julio Rodriguez a Phillies Major League Pitching Prospect?

We had a choice to make Saturday night to either watch Clearwater’s starter Austin Wright pitch live against the Lakeland Flying Tigers or watch starter Julio Rodriguez pitch on MiLB-TV in a Reading game against the Harrisburg Senators.  We chose … Continue reading

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Trevor May Both Lucky and Good In Winning His Second Start of the Season

Baseball Betsy and I decided to focus on the Reading-Harrisburg game last night.  With Joe Blanton on the mound and Freddy Galvis vacuuming up around second base it was no need to watch the Phillies.  A win was almost certain.  … Continue reading

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Time to Check out The Phillies Extended Spring Training Teams

This has been the first week of  extended spring training games.  So I decided it was time to check out the bottom rungs of the Phillies farm system to see how they are progressing.  Basically its the future Williamsport Crosscutters … Continue reading

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Adam Morgan OF “The Southpaws Three” Has A Strong Outing

It was a beautiful day for baseball in Clearwater. Maybe that was the reason the Threshers and the Tampa Yankees went 12 innings before the Yanks finally pulled out a 2-1 win Wednesday afternoon.  The real early story line of … Continue reading

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