Tag Archives: Alberto Tirado

Eighteen Phillies 2018 Minor League Players are Now Listed as Free Agents by MLB

Baseball America has released a list of Phillies minor league free agents. The list was provided by Baseball American.  Read HERE.   Of the 18 names on the list, several of them still have some upside.  It will be interesting to … Continue reading

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

Clearwater’s Brito, Tirado and Lartigue Have Major League Potential

When I go to a game, I try to watch to see if any players have major league potential. Last night I managed to find three Clearwater Threshers who showed they might have that potential: second baseman, Daniel Brito, middle … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, August | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Adonis Medina’s 12 Strikeouts, a Shutdown Bullpen and Manufacturing Enough Runs Late Resulted in a 2-1 Threshers Win

The Clearwater Threshers were kept off the board as ace Adonis Medina was hooked up in a classic pitchers duel with Domingo Robles of the Bradenton Marauders for seven innings. It was the Threshers bullpen and two manufactured runs in … Continue reading

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

Grenny Cumana’s Two Great Defensive Plays From Left Field Saves 4-3 Threshers Win

For a guy who did not play the outfield until this season, left fielder Grenny Cumana came up big defensively when it counted.  He saved two potential runs from scoring on two separate plays which turned out to be enough … Continue reading

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

The Threshers Win a Doubleheader In Extra Innings Thanks to the “Free Runner” Rule

The Clearwater Threshers won a doubleheader last night thanks to the “free runner rule” used in extra innings this season in minor league baseball. The wins were big as they moved to within one and half games of first place … Continue reading

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

Friday Was the Best of Times for Clearwater’s Austin Listi and Reading’s Darick Hall But was One of the Worst of Times For Phillies Teams

One day you will find the best of times and the next day the worst in times in Phillies baseball. This is the way we would sum the last two days of  games in the Phillies organization. As we wrote … Continue reading

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

Clearwater Threshers Rely On Strong Defense and Relief Pitching For The Win Over The Tampa Yankees.

It was a unique game where neither team could score much or at all.  The Threshers won 2-0 over the Tampa Yankees.  Combined, the two teams went 2 for 20 with runners in scoring position. And it was four old … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, May | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Phillies Will Have Four, 22-Year-Old Starting Pitching Prospects To Watch This Minor League Season

The Phillies have long tradition of giving monikers to future major league starting pitching rotations  in their minor league system. If you can name the Phillies minor league “young guns” rotation of the 90’s, you are a super Phillies minor … Continue reading

Posted in 2017 | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Following Fanti, Pivetta, Cozens, Williams, E. Garcia and Tirado in Phillies Spring Training

With action on all four fields of the Phillies Carpenter Complex forces us to pick and chose who to follow in spring training. Almost like following a foursome in a golf tournament .  We focused as you can guess on … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, February | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Garcia and Tirado Do Their PFPs While Joseph Keeps An Eye In Hoskins In BP As Phillies ST Moves On.

On Thursday we concentrated on two of the top Phillies starting pitchers in the minor league system lefty, Elniery Garcia and righty, Alberto Tirado. Both have been added to the 40-man roster for the first time in their careers. Both … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, February | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment