Category Archives: July 2014

We Almost Saw a “No-No” In Tuesday’s GCL Phillies Game

It was one of those days again at the Carpenter Complex.  The sky looked heavy with rain and  storm clouds were all around Robin Roberts Field for the scheduled noon start of the GCL Phillies-Pirates game. An earlier thunderstorm came … Continue reading

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Phillies Minor League Prospect Colin Kleven Shows “swing and miss” Stuff for the Clearwater Threshers

Phillies minor league pitching prospect Colin Kleven has good stuff.  He showed it on a hot humid Wednesday noon start this past week at Bright House Field for the Clearwater Threshers.  He pitched a strong first five innings, striking out … Continue reading

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Guth, Charles, Pointer And Forsythe Come Up Big For Threshers in 4-3 Win And Fight For Prospect Status

It was a big win last night for the once hapless Clearwater Threshers who are coming alive in the second half of the Florida State League season.  But was even a more important game for the future of several Threshers … Continue reading

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The GCL Phillies Edubray Ramos Emerging As The Best Closer In The Gulf Coast League

It was one of those interesting Saturday morning Gulf Coast League games that true baseball fans love.  This time the game was played on Richie Ashburn Field at the Carpenter Complex.  The GCL Phillies won it 3-1 against the GCL … Continue reading

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Nic Hanson, Grenny Cumana And Franklyn Kilome Stand Out In GCL Phillies Action

Watching the action in the Gulf Coast League “is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you are going to get” as Forrest Gump would say.  With the GCL Phillies you might get two or three rehabbing major … Continue reading

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Phillies Outfield Prospects Dylan Cozens and Brian Pointer Are Breaking Out

Sometimes it may take only one game or one month but it’s fun watching prospects break out.  For Lakewood’s right fielder Dylan Cozens last night it could be one game.  He went 4 for 5 with two solo home runs … Continue reading

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Nola, Crawford and Franco: What did We Learn Sunday About The Three Top Phillies Prospects?

Yesterday the top three Phillies prospects were on review for Baseball Besty and me to see.  Of course one day does not make a season or career.  But one moment in time does give us chance to evaluate the Phillies … Continue reading

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