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Looking For Phillies Young MLB Talent for the 2022 Season as the 2021 Season Comes to an End

The Phillies four full season minor league teams will likely finish about 50 games under .500 when the 2021 season comes to an end this Sunday. Only five games remain to end the season for Lehigh Valley in the AAA … Continue reading

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Phillies Farm System Falls to 27th Place in New MLB Ratings, But Stott, Ortiz, Pelletier Armenta Among Others Give Standout Performances

Phillies team President Dave Dombrowski had to do something. The MLB Pipeline ratings of the farm system just came out and the Phillies fell to 27th place. No Phillies farm team is even close to playing .500 baseball this season. … Continue reading

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Will Stott Get a Shot With the Phillies at Short in September? They Have Nothing to Lose!

Last night’s Phillies defeat in San Diego was about as low as you could go blowing a 3-1 lead in the bottom of the ninth on a two-out, two-run homer and losing the game 4-3 on a wild pitch in … Continue reading

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Watching The Phillies Farm Teams for Future Stars of Tomorrow Playing Last Night

We stopped watching the Phillies. We knew without watching what the outcome would be and we were right! So it was time to focus exclusively on who was hot down on the farm in yesterday’s games. Thanks to MiLB.TV, we … Continue reading

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Watching All The Phillies Teams Play Last Night, It Was Not a Pretty Picture Except for Bryson Stott’s Reading Fightin Phils

This is the second of two weeks this season when Phillies fans can watch all five full season teams of the organization play live on MLB.TV or MiLB.TV each night. It was not a pretty picture for the most part … Continue reading

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The Clearwater Threshers Sweep a Doubleheader but the Phillies Trade Away the Abrahan Gutierrez Who Played a Key Role in Winning Both Games.

The Clearwater Threshers swept a doubleheader from the Ft. Myers Mighty Mussels last night-thanks in part to the two RBIs in the first game and another RBI in the second game by catcher/DH Abrahan Gutierrez. This morning, Gutierrez was sent … Continue reading

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Watching A Wild Night In The Phillies Organization: A Failed Trade, An Immaculate Inning, a Player’s 13th July Homer and a Batter Down In The Box

We have been season ticket holders of the Clearwater Threshers through good and bad for the last ten years. This year we are still watching them after the team dropped down to the lowest level of full season minor league … Continue reading

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Daniel Brito Moves Into Top Phillies Prospect Status by Hitting .462 at AAA After His First Four Games With Lehigh Valley

Daniel Brito is making AAA so look easy after going going 6 for 13 in his first four games with Lehigh Valley. That’s .462 and then throw in a couple of homers and before you know it he has a … Continue reading

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Except for the Clearwater Threshers, the Phillies Organization Took It On the Chin Yesterday

Congratulations to the Clearwater Threshers on Thursday night. They were the only full season team in the Phillies organization to win. They downed the Tampa Tarpons 9-3 to get back to .500 at 34-34 on the season. The rest of … Continue reading

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Tale of Two Phillies Minor League Pitchers: Mick Abel and Samuel Aldegheri

We took a trip across the causeway to Steinbrenner Field in Tampa last night. We went to see pitch, the Phillies 2020 No. 1 draft pick, 19 year-old Mick Abel. It turned out he was not the best 19 year-old … Continue reading

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