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The Phillies Are Done! Give Prospects Like Bryson Stottt, Colton Eastman and Logan O’Hoppe Plus Benchwarmer Alec Bohm an Opportunity to Play This Weekend in the MLB!

After tonight the Phillies will be done. They have chosen not to compete so far in the last three games to all but eliminate themselves from the post season yet again. Let’s reward those players who have had strong seasons … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospects We Will Be Watching Closely In September

Up until this year, the minor league regular season ended on Labor Day. Since the 2021 season started a month late, 17 regular season games will be played during September with the regular season now ending on September 19th. Bryce … Continue reading

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The Battery of Gerrit Cole and Kyle Higashiokga Helped by the Plate Umpire Were Too Much For the Blue Jays in the Yankees 3-1 Win In Dunedin Last Night

Watching major league ball games in our own neighborhood has been very interesting. Last night, we saw the very best, Gerrit Cole, retire the last Blue Jays 15 batters he faced. His designated catcher Kyle Higashiokga hit two homers to … Continue reading

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The Phillies Opening Day Roster: Rookies Need Not Apply

The Phillies will open the season with no rookie position players. Connor Brogdon would appear to still have rookie eligibility out of the bullpen but that’s about it! Last season, we saw Alec Bohm finish second in NL ROY voting … Continue reading

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The Phillies Farm System Gets Low Ranks By Minor League Experts

The Phillies have the 23rd ranked farm system according to the staff at MLB.com. The Athletic’s Keith Law has them ranked 27th. Very low ranking when compared to the other ¬†29 MLB teams. Nothing in Grapefruit League games have done … Continue reading

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Looks Like Phillies Prospects Need Not Apply For the Opening Day MLB Roster

Every spring training until this one we spent most of our time over at the Carpenter Complex watching the minor league prospects. Not this time. Fans are not permitted at the Complex because of Covid protocol. The Phillies do have … Continue reading

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The Phillies Organization Has So Many Players But Will They Ever Help Them At The MLB Level?

Next week J.T. Realmuto will likely be a free agent. The post season in 2021 is looking even farther away for them than was it in 2020. Still the Phillies organization is ¬†well stocked with players but the question remains … Continue reading

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Several of the Lowest Paid Players Are the Only Phillies Who Finished Strong in the 2020 Season

Having been on the scene for so many games played in Clearwater over the last nine years, we constantly heard “finish strong” as the mantra. It’s essential for the young prospects to leave a good impression at the end of … Continue reading

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The Big “B’s”, Bryce, Bohm and Brogdon Standout As Phillies Season Is Coming to a Frustrating End

Another three-run lead is blown by a mostly ineffective bullpen. It was the eight, three-run lead resulting in defeat in only 58 games. Clearly the Phillies lead the league in that category maybe one of the tops for all time … Continue reading

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Brodgon and Bohm Give The Phillies Hope For A Better Tomorrow But Brogdon Is Already Gone

The Phillies season is spiraling out of control as the losses and player injuries pile up. We have never seen so many injuries as happened over last week. It’s like we can’t believe what we just saw. Down went Zach … Continue reading

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