Tag Archives: Art Charles

Elniery Garcia and Ranfi Casimiro Look Ready For Big Seasons On The Mound After Today’s Phillies Minor League Spring Training Action

It was another beautiful day at the Carpenter Complex as over 150 Phillies minor league players have been working out hoping to someday to play in the major leagues. It was basically it was the AAA team vs. AA on … Continue reading

Posted in March 2016 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Great Baseball, As Reading Downs Bowie In The First Game of the Eastern League Finals

One down two to go and the Reading Fightin Phils will be the undisputed Champions of the Eastern League for the first time since 1995. They defeated the Bowie BaySox last night at First Energy Stadium.. Last night’s first game … Continue reading

Posted in September 2015 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Breaking Camp With the Phillies 2015 Minor League Spring Training Teams

The Phillies minor league spring training schedule said today was “in camp/break day”. This is usually a  relaxed setting since all the players received their assignments on Friday. The guys are looking forward to start the minor league season late … Continue reading

Posted in April 2015 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

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

Posted in March 2015, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Zeroing In On The Phillies System’s First Basemen Today At Spring Training

Arrived late to the Complex this morning and decided to zero in on the first baseman in the Phillies organization and Maikel Franco was not one of them.  After watching him play third base on ESPN Deportes in three of … Continue reading

Posted in February 2015 | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Battle For The Phillies First Baseman Of The Future Starts In Spring Training

When Phillies General Manager said,  “In our situation it would probably bode better for the organization not with [Howard] but without him.”,  the first base job was officially declared open.  The only problem was no other team considered themselves better … Continue reading

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Looking For Strikeout Arms And Power Bats In The Phillies Minor League System

Give me the “swing and miss” stuff on the mound and the three-run homer at the plate.  That’s baseball to me.  I am old fashion.  Don’t waste an out on the sacrifice bunt.  Play for the big inning.  Yes, give … Continue reading

Posted in January 2015 | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment