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Will The New 26th Roster Spot Mean More Rule Five Action For The Phillies? I Would Take Jhailyn Ortiz and Rodolfo Duran

For only a $100,000, a MLB team can select a Rule Five prospect but they must be kept on the MLB roster or put back on waivers. ┬áIf unclaimed, they are offered back to their original team for $50,000. The … Continue reading

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Phillies Get A Badly Needed Fast Start To the 2020 Season With New Manager Joe Girardi and the Addition of Zack Wheeler to the Top of the Starting Rotation

Phillies majority owner John Middleton is my hero. He made former manager Gabe Kapler the Giants’ problem and brought in an experienced manager in Joe Girardi. Below are my observations where the Phillies system stands as the team heads into … Continue reading

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Could This Be The Phillies Infield of the Future? Bryson Stott, Luis Garcia, Kendall Simmons, Rixon Wingrove and Logan O’Hoppe

It’s only the third week of Australian Baseball action but top Phillies prospects catcher Logan O’Hoppe and first baseman Rixon Wingrove were were rounding into mid-season form Friday night in the Australian Baseball League. They combined to drive-in 11 of … Continue reading

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Dellin Betances and Connor Brogdon Would Solve the Phillies Bullpen Problems

Between Joe Girardi and Baseball Ross, the Phillies could solve their bullpen problems from last season. It looks like the Phillies Front Office is looking at free agent Yankees reliever Dellin Betances who pitched for Girardi with the Yankees and … Continue reading

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Phillies First Base Prospect Rixon Wingrove Comes Up Big With a Homer and a Walk-off Base Hit to Lead the Adelaide Giants to Victory

Rixon Wingrove led the 2019 Gulf Coast League in RBIs. He is just getting started driving in runs in the Australian Baseball League for the Adelaide Giants. The big, 19-year-old, first baseman homered in the eighth inning. Then he got … Continue reading

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One of the Phillies Top RHP Prospects, Kyle Glogoski, Is Ready to Get the ABL Season Started in Auckland, New Zealand

Who said we had to wait until February to start the 2020 baseball season? A Phillies prize right handed starting pitching prospect from New Zealand, Kyle Glogoski, looks to get a head start on his 2020 season, Thursday night, in … Continue reading

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Curtis Mead Rises to a Top Phillies Prospect With a Strong Finish in the GCL This Summer and Now a Big Start in the Adelaide Giants Preseason

Phillies infield prospect Curtis Mead just turned 19 years-old on October 26th. He finished strong in the Gulf Coast league back in August hitting four homers over his final nine games and finished up a hot ABL preseason in his … Continue reading

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