Tag Archives: Adonis Medina

Phillies Off To Fast Grapefruit League Start Led By Nick Maton And Other Minor League Prospects

How about that new Manager Joe Girardi and his Phillies. They are off to a 4-1-1 start in six Grapefruit League games. ¬†Thanks in part to the play of guys who have never played a day in the major leagues, … Continue reading

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Time For “Live BP” and Phillies Rookie Nick Maton Quickly Homers Off Aaron Nola

Spring training takes on a life of its own. Moving from “catchers and pitchers” bullpens the first week, to coaches throwing batting practice, to “Live BP” the second week, Tuesday began the live batting practice phase where pitchers throw with … 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 Playoffs Show Reading Has Two Major League Pitching Prospects But Not Much Else

More “hard to believe, Harry” moments. The Reading Fightin Phils, anchored by three No. 1 Draft picks in the starting lineup, have been able to score only three runs on 12 hits in 18 innings against the Trenton Thunder pitching¬†in … Continue reading

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What a Game! The Phillies AA Team Downs the Yankees AA Team 2-1

You could not have found a better game than the 2-1, AA Phillies win over the Yankees AA at Ashburn Field as we saw Monday afternoon. To wit: The Phillies had three Number One draft picks in the lineup. They … Continue reading

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Arriving Just In Time To See Some Top Talent In Phillies Spring Training

I was a bit late to spring training today but still it was a revealing day in Phillies spring training. I made it just time to watch Adonis Medina pitch live batting practice with the umpire behind the plate on … Continue reading

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The Phillies Top Prospects Get Ready For Spring Training

It’s looking more and more likely that the Phillies have a shot at signing Bryce Harper. That’s the good news! In our previous blog, we compared Harper’s 2018 MLB stats to Phillies prospect Darick Hall’s 2018 MiLB numbers and found … Continue reading

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