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The Phillies Next Generation Was in Action Tuesday Night: Alec Bohm for Clearwater and Darick Hall For Reading Go Deep

Tuesday was a special night in the Phillies minor league system. Top prospects Alec Bohm for Clearwater and Darick Hall for Reading went deep.. Each hit two-run homers and drove in three runs. Down in Bradenton Fl., Bohm went 3 … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Off To A Strong Second-Half Start Winning 7-5 on MiLB.TV, Led By Long Balls of Stokes and Duran

The Clearwater Threshers finished second in the first half of the Florida State League Northern Division. They put on a strong show of power in a 7-5 win over the Bradenton Marauders last night to start the second half. The … Continue reading

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Should Damon Jones Get a Chance to Be The Phillies Fifth Starter?

It’s always “darkest before the dawn”. It could not have been any darker than it was on Sunday for the Phillies pitching. ¬†They gave up 15 runs, all earned, in a humbling 15-1 loss to the Atlanta Braves in the … Continue reading

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Phillies Still On the Lookout For a Left-handed Starter at the MLB Level. Note Damon Jones Update

The Phillies just can’t find a left-handed starter. Last season lefty Ranger Suarez failed in his three starts at the big league level and has been ineffective at AAA this season. This season Cole Irwin was given three Phillies starts … Continue reading

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Threshers Player Development–The Phillies’ Way

It’s not easy being a Phillies minor league fan. Last night we hoped to see Alec Bohm play for the Clearwater Threshers. He was on the bench instead. This made the third time in ten days he was given a … Continue reading

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Clearwater’s Jhailyn Ortiz is Showing Signs of Turning the Corner with 4 Doubles in Last 5 Games

The Phillies signed Jhailyn Ortiz to a $ 4.2 million signing bonus back in 2015 as a top international free agent. Whether he was worth it remains to be seen. Every time we think Jhailyn is going to break out … Continue reading

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Nothing Left to Prove With Clearwater, Alec Bohm Is Ready To Move Up

Alec Bohm has nothing left to prove in the Florida State League. Now that he has been added to Florida State League All Star game on Saturday, his days appear to be numbered in the Florida State League. It’s time … Continue reading

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