Category Archives: May 2016

Waking Up This Morning “I Had a Dream” About A Future Phillies Lineup

You know I need a change of pace when I am even dreaming about future baseball lineups in my sleep.  Here’s the latest after reading this last night before bed.  Read HERE Wow! Change is in the air. The Phillies … Continue reading

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The Dodgers Have Julio Urais Debuting And The Phillies Have Elniery Garcia Waiting Down On The Farm

Yesterday, for Clearwater Threshers Elniery Garcia pitch six shutout innings as the Phillies high-A farm team shutout the Brewers’ Brevard County Manatees, 1-0.  For Garcia it was the third time in seven starts this season he has not given up … Continue reading

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The Reading Fightin’ Phils Are Must See MiLB-TV

Nothing beats a walk-off home run unless it is a walk-off grand slam home run.  Reading’s first baseman Rhys Hoskins has done both this season. He hit the walk-off grand salami in the ninth inning yesterday in the 11-9 win … Continue reading

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Lots Of Homers In Phillies System But The Teams Still Go 1-3 On Monday

The old saying rings true, “Good Pitching Usually Beats Good Hitting”. The Phillies teams out homered the opposition 10-7 but still lost 3 of 4 games played on Monday night. In the Clearwater game, the Threshers used five homers to … Continue reading

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Rhys Hoskins Makes Watching Phillies Minor League Baseball Worthwhile

One of out favorite players in the Phillies system has been Reading’s first baseman Rhys Hoskins.  As we like to say he has been always worth the price of admission. Yesterday was no exception. This time it was the monthly … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Flat in 4-1 Loss To Palm Beach Cardinals But Garcia Gets a Quality Start

It was one of those games that went quickly at Bright House last night. It took only about two hours to play as the Palm Beach Cardinals easily dispatched the listless Clearwater Threshers 4-1. The Threshers are on the verge of … Continue reading

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Measuring Up The Clearwater Threshers’ Casimiro, Garcia and Viza Against The Phillies Aaron Nola

One of the things about living four miles from Bright House is that you get to see most of the Phillies young home grown players from day one.  We get to see them in the GCL, Fall Instructs, minor league … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Zach Green Comes Into His Own In His Last Three Games Including Two At Third Base

The last three games on Sunday and Monday might be the time we will recall that Clearwater Threshers Zach Green came into his own. In those games, including a doubleheader on Sunday, he went 6 for 10 with 2 doubles … Continue reading

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Pullin Goes Deep, Sandberg Hit The Ball Hard And Viza Goes to 5-1 in Yesterday’s Clearwater Threshers Twin bill

Pully is back big time, Sandberg is driving the ball but lost a chance to get the Threshers back into the second game and Viza is now 5-1 to lead the Threshers pitching staff.  This about sums up our watching … Continue reading

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The Clearwater Threshers Take Advantage Of The 314 ft. Sign At Steinbrenner Field

It was a battle for first place in the Northern Division of the Florida State League in the twilight at George M. Steinbrenner Field, Saturday evening in Tampa.  Threshers won a good game 5-2 over the Tampa Yankees thanks to … Continue reading

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