Category Archives: Spring Training 2012

Finally Phillies Spring Training is Over So Who Looks To Have Breakout Seasons

Tuesday night finally saw the end of Spring Training 2012.  The  Phillies looked like they are ready to start the season after dispatching the Pirates at Citizen Bank Park.  It looks like Joe Savery made the opening day 25 man … Continue reading

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A Hot Phillies Spring Training Camp Comes To An End, So Let’s Get This Season Started!

According to local weather experts this spring training was the warmest temperature wise since 1950.  That was a good year for many reasons but especially for the Phillies.  They went on that year to win only their second National League … Continue reading

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The Phillies Last Remaining Roster Spots Still Are Undecided

Interesting day at Bright House.  The Phillies most effective left handed reliever this spring Jake Diekman was sent down.  Pete Orr appears to have won the opening day utility infielder spot.  Scott Podsednik made a final push for a roster … Continue reading

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A Poor Phillies Major League Game Did Not Stop Us From Watching Great Baseball!

Should we go or not to go to the game was the question for us on Monday.  We had work to do but  friends from back home were in town to see a  few Phillies games and we wanted to … Continue reading

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Phillies Minor League Guys Overbeck, Kratz and Galvis Coming Up Big

With only the final week of Grapefruit League games remaining the regular season is fast approaching.  In Sunday games Cody Overbeck, Erik Kratz and Freddy Galvis, who all finished last season with the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, stood out in major … Continue reading

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This Morning’s PhilliesThree Stars: Barnes, Polanco and Brown

I have been a fan of ice hockey since back in the day of the original six NHL teams.  From “The Miracle on Ice” to the Broad Street Bullies to Hershey Bear hockey I have been watching ice hockey over … Continue reading

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Phillies Spring Training In the Home Stretch: Kennelly Goes Up And Brown Goes Down

The 2012 spring training is coming down the home stretch.  But a strange thing happened Friday on the way to the finish line.   The Phillies actually added a player to the major league camp.  Yes Domonic Brown was sent … Continue reading

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