Tag Archives: Austin Davis

With the MLB Draft Coming Up Wednesday, The Phillies Get Only Four Picks!

The Phillies will have only four picks in next weeks’ five round amateur draft. They lost their second round pick because of signing Zack Wheeler.  The impact of the five-round rule will likely send many prospects to college ball because … Continue reading

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Phillies Scott Kingery, Austin Davis and Edgar Garcia Could Play Keys Roles In 2019

Baseball Betsy was outside in front of our house at 4:18 ET this afternoon taking pictures of the Phillies plane bringing Bryce Harper to Clearwater. But he can’t do it alone.  Yesterday, we watched several players a few blocks from … Continue reading

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Looking at The Phillies in the 2017 Rule 5 Draft.

The only Phillies minor league player selected in the 2017 Rule 5 draft was outfielder Carlos Tocci.  He was taken by the Chicago White Sox. They sent him on to the Texas Rangers.   We wish him the best with … Continue reading

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It Was A Game To Remember for Clearwater Threshers Drew Stankiewicz

Now in his third season with the Clearwater Threshers, second baseman Drew Stankiewicz played in his 120th game for them and he proved yesterday afternoon at Spectrum Field it’s time for him to move on up. Stankie hit a long … Continue reading

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

Clearwater Threshers Pitching Staff Is The Best Of All “Advanced A” 30 Teams In MiLB!

No one moment could summarize the Clearwater Threshers pitching staff this season better than starting pitcher Jose Taveras dueling with rehabbing New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorious at Steinbrenner Field last night. It took seven pitches total. After a 1-1 … Continue reading

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The Clearwater Threshers Put On Great Shows For MiLB-TV This Week As They Are Now Tied For The Best Record in Advanced A

After the first two weeks of the season, the Clearwater Threshers are tied for the best record in Advanced A with Buies Creek, the Astros high A team in Carolina League.  Both teams are at 11-4. The Threshers did it … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Power Arms Out Of The Pen and Drew Stankiewicz’s Bat, Key Come From Behind 4-2 Win Last Night

The key to winning baseball is a strong bullpen.  Over the last 8.2 innings of shutout relief covering the last three games the Clearwater Threshers bullpen has picked up a win and three saves.  Last night was no exception.  They … Continue reading

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Lakewood BlueClaws Win Again In Hickory Paced By Timely Hitting and Strong Arms Of The Bullpen

Baseball Betsy and I were treated to another great game of baseball Saturday night in Hickory N.C. by the Lakewood BlueClaws.   The first half northern division champions Crawdads were no match for the BlueClaws as they rallied from behind … Continue reading

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It’s The Phillies vs. Yankees Battling For First Place. I Did Not Make This Up

No, it’s not 2009 all over again.  But tomorrow at noon at the Carpenter Complex it will be the Phillies hosting the Yankees with first place on line in the Northwest division of the Gulf Coast League. Today at the … Continue reading

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