Tag Archives: Brock Stassi

Hoskins, Perkins, Knapp and Stassi Shine In Phillies Major League Spring Games

It was hard to get excited by the journeymen players released from other organizations in the Phillies major league spring camp . So it was good to see Phillies 2016 minor league players deliver in Wednesday’s spit squad games against … Continue reading

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Who Are The Big Boppers In The Phillies Farm System For 2017?

“Chicks might dig the long ball” but I was brought up digging the long ball hitting too. It started by watching Maris and Mantle battle in 1961 working to break Babe Ruth’s home run record and I will never forget … Continue reading

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Let’s Get The 2016 Phillies Spring Training Season Started!

It was one of those Ernie Banks,”let’s play two” days here in Clearwater. Especially when temperatures touch 70 degrees under a clear blue sky. Phillies pitchers and catchers reported along with other position players who wanted to getting a head … Continue reading

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Great Baseball, As Reading Downs Bowie In The First Game of the Eastern League Finals

One down two to go and the Reading Fightin Phils will be the undisputed Champions of the Eastern League for the first time since 1995. They defeated the Bowie BaySox last night at First Energy Stadium.. Last night’s first game … Continue reading

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Tommy Joseph Walks Off The Yankees1 In GCL Action. Is He The Phillies First Baseman Of The Future?

Rehabbing Tommy Joseph has been putting on quite a show for us GCL fans .  Tommy has gone 10 for 20 with three home run in nine GCL games.  Yesterday, on Robin Robert Field at the Carpenter Complex, he hit … Continue reading

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Franco, Quinn, Stassi, Nola, Leibrandt and Leiter Have Been The Best Minor Leaguers The Phillies Have

“He is the best they have”.  When Vin Scully says that about Clayton Kershaw on those never ending ads on the MLB channel, a tingle always goes up my spine.  I never tire of hearing old Vin make that statement. … Continue reading

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Carlos Alonso, Brock Stassi, Ethan Stewart, Colin Kleven and David Whitehead: Phillies Late Round Draft Picks Who Are Contributing

If if shows up on MLBTradeRumors.com it must be official.  The Phillies have signed their No. 1 draft pick Aaron Nola.  The going rate for the seventh pick overall in the 2014 draft is slotted at $3,300,900.  So he has … Continue reading

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