Category Archives: August 2014

Vacation Time Is Here But Not For Us Phillies Fans In Clearwater

It has not been a pleasant time here in Clearwater. The Threshers are fading in the Florida State League Northern Division first half race. They were topped by the red hot Tampa Yankees in back to back home games this … Continue reading

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One Of The Phillies Top Pitching Prospects Adam Morgan Impressive In Instructs Intrasquad Game

Instructs are used for many purposes such as defensive drills, player evaluations, learning new positions, getting players ready for the Arizona Fall League and most importantly to see if one of your top minor league pitching prospects is healthy can … Continue reading

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Always Best To Finish The Season Strong To Pave the Way For Next Season: Just Ask Phillies Prospects Maikel Franco and Ranfi Casimiro

Home runs in back to back games on the final weekend of the season by Cord Sandberg in Williamsport; Herlis Rodriguez hitting .382 in his last ten games for the Threshers and Maikel Franco hitting .417 over his last ten … Continue reading

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Yesterday Was A Long Goodbye to the Clearwater Threshers and GCL Phillies For the 2014 Home Season With Video of Herlis Rodriquez, Art Charles, J.P. Crawford and Colin Kleven

Baseball Betsy and I have spent our summer days and evenings and for that matter for most of them our springtime watching the guys on the rosters of the GCL Phillies and Clearwater Threshers.  Yesterday was the final home game … Continue reading

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Phillies Minor League Baseball Season Is Coming To An End Here In Clearwater: Crawford, Nola, Quinn, Kleven, Guth, Leiter, Nunez And Stewart Stood Out

Today is like the end of the baseball season here in Clearwater.  The GCL Phillies play their final game at noon.  The Threshers home season ends tonight.  One team just eliminate from the post season while the other eliminated almost … Continue reading

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The GCL Phillies Pitcher Josh Taylor Is Trying to Carry The Team On His Back To The Playoffs

It’s not always easy being a middle reliever coming out of the pen early to either protect a lead or with your team down on the scoreboard by a run and having no margin of error to give up any … Continue reading

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Yesterday In A Poorly Played GCL Game Resulted In Defeat For the GCL Phillies But Today Behind the Brilliant Pitching Of Josh Taylor They Win With Three Runs in the Ninth 3-1.

After a well played GCL Phillies 2-1 walk-off win Saturday morning,  we saw one of the worst played games of the season as the Yankees1 team knocked around the Phillies team in a must win GCL game on Monday. The … Continue reading

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