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Who Needs To Worry About J.T. Realmuto When the Phillies Are Developing Catchers Logan O’Hoppe and Mitch Edwards For The Future

The arbitration saga of whether J.T. Realmuto will be awarded the $ 12.4 million contract that he wants for the upcoming season or the $10 million that the Phillies are offering him to catch for them in 2020 goes on. … Continue reading

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Catcher Logan O’Hoppe Keeps Rising On The Phillies Prospect List

A second big game with the bat in the Australian Baseball League for catcher Logan O’Hoppe took place Friday night.  O’Hoppe’s Adelaide Giants played against the Melbourne Aces. He blasted a three run-homer. Back on December 6th, Logan hit two … Continue reading

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Who We Will Be Watching Most Closely Among the Latest Invitees To Phillies Major League Spring Training Camp

We have been attending Phillies spring training on a regular basis for the last decade. To us it is a most interesting time because just about all of the organization’s players are on full review for us diehard fans to … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospects Learning How To Play “Walk-off” Baseball Down Under In the Australian Baseball League

Nothing beats a walk-0ff win but three of them in a four game series has to be unusual, especially in a battle against the two team with the best records in the Australian Baseball League. Over the weekend the Phillies … Continue reading

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Walk-off Wingate Delivers Yet Again As Phillies Prospects Come through To Keep the Adelaide Giants in First Place in ABL Action

Rixon “Walkoff” Wingrove delivered a sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth for the 3-2 win in the battle of the best teams in the Australian Baseball League Friday night in Adelaide. Wingrove has now … Continue reading

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The Perfect Game and No-Hit Batteries of Larsen and Berra and Howard and Duran Span My Baseball History

I was home sick from first grade and watched Don Larsen pitch his perfect game on TV in Game Five of the 1956 World Series against the Brooklyn Dodgers. I do not remember much from that game but I do … Continue reading

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We Know What The 2020 Phillies MLB Roster Will Mostly Look Like But What About The 2023 Roster

I like to follow Phillies prospects. Never had much time for old-timers games. To understand what will happen in the future, we must understand what is going in the farm system. This is why I like to watch minor league … Continue reading

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