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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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Watching The Four New Pitchers Just Added To The Phillies 40-man Major League Roster

We have videos of game action from last season for each of the four Phillies pitchers just added to the 40-man major league roster:  Jose Taveras, age 24, Seranthony Dominguez, age 23, Franklyn Kilome, age 23 and Ranger Suarez, age … Continue reading

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Three Phillies Propsects Zach Green, Cornelius Randolph and J.D. Hammer Finish the AFL Season “Strong”

My favorite saying watching minor league baseball is “finish strong”.  And that is what the Phillies minor league farmhands Zach Green, Cornelius Randolph and J.D. Hammer did in the Arizona Fall League. Green and Randolph finished strong just in time … Continue reading

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With The AFL Season Coming To An End, Green and Randolph Finally Heat Up

The Arizona Fall League teams have only two more games to go.  With the exception of reliever J.D. Hammer, none of the eight Phillies there have stood out until yesterday when Zach Green went 3 for 4 and was a … Continue reading

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Phillies Pitching Prospect Seranthony Dominguez Showed Last Night He Is Back!

Seranthony Dominguez is finally back.  Last night in the Dominican Winter League he pitched two innings in middle relief and retired all six batter he faced, striking out three, two swinging, to pick up the win for the Gigantes. Dominguez … Continue reading

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Phillies Top Reliever Prospect J.D. Hammer Selected To Pitch In AFL Fall Stars Game Saturday Night In The Desert

What a Phillies minor league season it has been for relief pitcher J. D. Hammer since coming over to the Phillies minor league system at the trade deadline in the Pat Neshek deal with the Rockies. He will be making … Continue reading

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Edgar Cabral, J.D. Hammer and Trevor Bettencourt Standout In AFL Action

Three Phillies have stood out in Arizona Fall League action.  Catcher Edgar Cabral is hitting  .368 going 7 for 19.  J.D Hammer has pitched 5.1 innings of shutout ball with two saves in five games and Trevor Bettencourt has yet … Continue reading

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