Tag Archives: Addison Russ

The Phillies Appear not to Have a Complete Replacement Taxi Squad Ready in Lehigh Valley

With the outbreak of positive tests for Covide 19 among the Miami Marlins, the baseball season is in jeopardy again after only the first weekend. As of now, 14 Marlins and staff have tested positive for Covide 19. They have … Continue reading

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Long Shot Prospect Ramon Rosso Makes Phillies Opening Day Roster

The Phillies just announced their opening day roster. On it was Ramon Rosso who was someone that Baseball Betsy and I have touted as a long shot candidate since we first saw him pitch here in Clearwater back in 2018. … Continue reading

Posted in 2020, July | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in 2020, February, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Parkinson, Aklinski, Maton, Russ and Warren Lead the Phillies AA Team to a 2-1 win over the Pirates.

The Phillies minor league spring training season kicked off a 13-game schedule with the AA team downing their Pirates counterparts 2-1 in an interesting game on Ashburn Field at the Carpenter Complex. Strong pitching and timely hitting were the keys … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, March | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bryce Harper’s Simulated Game Also Showcased Rodolfo Duran and Logan O’Hoppe As The Phillies Top Catching Prospects

Thursday was an interesting day on the back fields of Phillies baseball.  Certainly more interesting than watching the Phillies getting shutout by the Yankees across the way in Spectrum Field. A Bryce Harper simulated game took place on Robin Roberts … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, March | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Phillies 2018 Organizational All-Stars Announced By MiLB But We Have Our Own Selections

On Friday of last week MiLB.com released the Phillies 2018 organizational All-Stars by position. Read HERE. Some picks we agree with, others we do not and one, Zach Green, is no longer in the Phillies organization. According to Baseball American, … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, December | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Grenny Cumana Goes Deep and Addison Russ Gets the 7-6 Win Over Daytona To Go Up 1-0 In The Best of 3 Semi-Finals.

Nothing beats playoff baseball. The Threshers led most of the way but the Daytona Tortugas fought back to tie it up 6-6 in the top of the eight inning.  The never-say-die Threshers reached deep in the eighth inning thanks to … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Playoffs, September | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lakewood’s Connor Brogden and Zach Warren and Clearwater’s Trevor Bettencourt and Addison Russ are Why the BlueClaws and Threshers Will be Tough in the Playoffs

Any top rankings of players in the Phillies farm system would not be complete without the names of Connor Brogdon and Zach Warren for the Lakewood BlueClaws and Trevor Bettncourt and Addison Russ for the Clearwater Threshers. They serve in setup … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, August | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Clearwater Threshers Prove a Low “WHIP” Key To Getting to the Playoffs

As a team, the Clearwater Threshers have the best win-loss record in the Florida State League in the second half with a 42-22 record. Much of the reason is because the pitching staff has the lowest team WHIP in the … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, August | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Strong Pitching by Alejandro Requena Key To Threshers 3-1 Win Over Charlotte

Clearwater’s Alejandro Requena came up big in pitching seven strong innings for the 3-1 win over the Southern Division leading Charlotte Stone Crabs last night at Spectrum Field. It was a big win for the Threshers who maintained a four … Continue reading

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