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The Phillies All But Wrapped Up Signing Their 2020 Haul of North American Talent-It’s Almost All About Pitching

The Phillies signed their first round draft pick this week. Eighteen year-old pitcher Mick Abel does look ready to anchor the Phillies rotation for a long time into the future, but not soon. Using another future Phillies ace, Spencer Howard, … Continue reading

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At Least The Phillies Are Winning the MLB Off-Season Led By Manager Joe Girardi and Chief Scout Brian Barber

The Phillies won the 2020 Grapefruit League and had the best record at 14-5 in the MLB in the 2020 spring training games. Not to be out done they are also winning the the non-drafted free agent signing period after … Continue reading

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Phillies Sign Undrafted Free Agent Pitcher Blake Brown From UNC Asheville, the 11th Pitcher Added Since Last Wednesday

The Phillies no longer have a pitching shortage in the minor league system. Today, they signed starting pitcher Blake Brown out of UNC Asheville. He is 11th pitcher the Phillies have picked up who were added via the Draft or … Continue reading

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With the MLB Draft Coming Up Wednesday, The Phillies Get Only Four Picks!

The Phillies will have only four picks in next weeks’ five round amateur draft. They lost their second round pick because of signing Zack Wheeler. ┬áThe impact of the five-round rule will likely send many prospects to college ball because … Continue reading

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Phillies Catchers and Pitchers Have Reported To Clearwater: J.T. Realmuto Stands Out With the Bat

If you want a batting practice home run ball, just stand behind the left field fence at Roberts Field. This is where J.T. Realmuto deposited at least ten long balls over the fence in catchers batting practice on Thursday. He … Continue reading

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The Phillies Instructs Jack Perkins on the Mound and Nate Fassnacht, Hunter Hearn and Cesar Rodriguez with the Bat Come Up Big

What a long Instructs game on a windy, yet beautiful, Friday afternoon at Spectrum Field. The Blue Jays came across Union Street which separates Clearwater and Dunedin for some baseball. In the end we were not sure of the final … Continue reading

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Time to Check Up on the Young Phillies at Fall Instructs

With the Phillies minor league teams done for the season, we have to shift our attention to Fall ball. First up is Fall Instructs which lasts a brief three weeks in Clearwater. The intra-squad game at Spectrum field on Friday … Continue reading

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The Florida State League Is Over Early: Simon Muzziotti, Kyle Glogoski and Michael Gomez Stand Out for Clearwater In Finale Win

The Florida State League season ended last night because of the threat of Hurricane Dorian. The final three games of the regular season and the playoffs were cancelled. Last night the League President, Ken Carson, threw out his final, first … Continue reading

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Big Rix Wingrove Saves The Day for the Entire Phillies Organization

August 23rd, 2019 might not go down as the worst day in Phillies history but it will rank, “right up there”. ┬áThe major league team, supposedly in the hunt for a National League Wild Card berth, blew a seven-run lead … Continue reading

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Alec Bohm, Jhailyn Ortiz, Damon Jones, Spencer Howard and Kyle Glogoski Are The Major League Prospects To Watch

Watching Phillies minor league games requires a lot of patience and winning is NOT a particular priority. Just ask the fans in full season Lakewood and half-season Williamsport. Their teams are now a combined 27 games under .500 as the … Continue reading

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