Category Archives: October 2014

Phillies Prospects Adam Morgan and Roman Quinn Breaking Out in the Arizona Fall League

Today’s Phillies posts on Philly.com read like “two ships passing in the night”.  Let’s hope they never meet again.  One story is about 38 year old A.J. Burnett who led the league in  losses last season deciding whether or not … Continue reading

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Our Ten Most Revealing Player Videos From The Phillies 2014 Instructs Action

Saving the best for last in Clearwater.  That is what I call Phillies Instructs.  Not many fans were in the stands but for Baseball Betsy and I and our friends it was the best of times in following minor league … Continue reading

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Dylan Cozens Off To A Big Start In Australian Baseball Pre-Season Action

Offseason baseball is in full swing and Phillies prospects are busy in many places.  Dylan Cozens is off to a big start in preseason Australian action for the Melbourne Aces.  Darin Ruf is struggling and Maikel Franco made his debut … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospect Roman Quinn Becoming A Good Lead Off Hitter in the AFL

Yesterday in the Arizona Fall League Roman Quinn put on a clinic on what a team wants from a hitter leading off the game.  He started the game with a walk, stole second, moved to third on a ground out … Continue reading

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To Win Like The Kansas City Royals: The Phillies Need To Have Enough Hitting, Good Pitching, Great Defense

Major League Baseball is a copycat league.  All the teams now will be trying to copy the Kansas City Royals model to get to the World Series by having enough hitting, good pitching, great defense and a two or three … Continue reading

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Which Phillies Prospect Will Be The Next Ken Giles and Breakout This Offseason?

The 2013 season was a fascinating breakout year for Phillies, now set-up eight inning reliever, Ken Giles.  In mid season with the Clearwater Threshers that year we watched him go down on the mound after throwing a pitch with an … Continue reading

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The Phillies 2014 Baseball Ross All Instructs Team By Positions

For me it was the most interesting three weeks of the 2014 season season.  Watching the Phillies stars of tomorrow play today as they say.  For those of us who are transfixed by development baseball, it does not get any … Continue reading

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An Interesting Phillies Instructs Season Was Over On Friday But Baseball Seems To Never End.

We have now seen Jesse Biddle pitch at just about every pro level in which he has appeared except the Sally league and the GCL.  Check off the Florida Instructional League.  We were a bit late for the 10:00 A.M. … Continue reading

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Phillies Instructs Ending With Some Good Pitching By Garcia, Defense By Duran And Timely Hitting By Cumana, Hernandez, Astadillo and Knapp

Most Instructs games go quickly but the game Thursday against the Pirates was an exception.  The game last three hours and ten minutes and the two team combined for 15 runs and at least 23 hits.  The final 8-7 win … Continue reading

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Grenny Cumana Shows Power In Phillies Instructs Intrasquad Game

Middle infielder Genny Cumana continues to dazzle in Phillies Instructs games.  In today’s intrasquad action he went deep hitting a long drive to the left field wall for a double.  His high blast backed up left fielder Luis Encarnacion to … Continue reading

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