Tag Archives: Aaron Altherr

Aaron Altherr, Roman Quinn and Seranthony Dominguez Are Standout Stars In Phillies 6-4 Loss To The Yankees

Could the Phillies be “tanking” spring training?  Don’t think so!  But today they lost for the sixth time in the first seven games of Grapefruit League action. Against the New York Yankees, a Phillies starter was knocked out in the … Continue reading

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De Los Santos Impresses On The Mound and Altherr, Walding and Cozens Do The Same With The Long Ball

We have spent are time watching pitchers throwing live batting practice and watching power bats squaring up long drives. I have been impress watching pitch Enyel De Los Santos, acquired in the Freddy Galvis deal from San Diego.  Need to … Continue reading

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“The Boys Are Back In Town” The Phillies Take BP This morning At The Carpenter Complex

The Phillies are not wasting any time. Wednesday is the official date for catchers and pitchers to report for workouts but the Phillies bats are already back in town and look ready to go! The ball was flying around Roberts … Continue reading

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Put Roman Quinn In The Phillies Outfield And Might Just Become the Next “Toy Cannon”

It’s time the Phillies Front Office thinks outside the box.  No more journeymen from other organizations.  Let’s go for it! And I say why not Roman Quinn in the major league outfield.  With Aaron Altherr out for 4 to 6 … Continue reading

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Let’s Get The 2016 Phillies Spring Training Season Started!

It was one of those Ernie Banks,”let’s play two” days here in Clearwater. Especially when temperatures touch 70 degrees under a clear blue sky. Phillies pitchers and catchers reported along with other position players who wanted to getting a head … Continue reading

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The Baseball Ross “Phillies Minor League Top Ten NOT On The Baseball America’s Top Ten List” Is Out!

An old hockey coach once said when watching a rookie camp workout and asked how he determines whether or not a player is going to make the NHL, “you know it when you see it”.  Of course today it is … Continue reading

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Another Day, More Intrasquad Games At The Phillies Minor League Camp

Spring training is starting to wind down for the Phillies in Clearwater.  The major league team looks to struggle again this season.  The only excitement has been when minor league     prospects Severino Gonzalez and Aaron Nola started for … Continue reading

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An Important Phillies Minor League Camp Day

Yesterday was a camp day for the Phillies minor league squads.  That means afternoon intra-squad games.  These games give Player Development Director, Joe Jordan and his assistant Steve Noworyta a good look from the observation deck at the Carpenter Complex … Continue reading

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The Phillies Pitching Is Loaded With First Round Draft Picks Plus Other “hard to believe” Facts

“Hard to believe, Harry” was a famous saying of the late Phillies Hall of Famer in the broadcast booth, Richie Ashburn, when something over the top would take place on the field.  He would use this phase often in his … Continue reading

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Monday’s Phillies News From The League Meetings Suggests More Of The Same For Next Season

Yesterday was Phillies time in the media at the league meetings in San Diego.  I saw and heard enough of acting team President Pat Gillick and General Manager Ruben Amaro on MLB-TV and MLB.com to last the entire hot stove … Continue reading

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