Tag Archives: Charlie Manuel

The AFL, FIL and Expansion of the Major league Roster Are Next Up In On The Phillies Player Development Agenda

As  the Phillies minor league teams wind up the 2014 season the end of the month, and with the exception of the GCL Phillies, none are in the playoff hunt so we must look ahead.   In a few weeks … Continue reading

Posted in August 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pujols, Tomscha and Hockenberry Star In Phillies GCL Opening Day 7-3 Win Over Blue Jays

The GCL Phillies started hot with four runs in the first inning and never looked back this afternoon as they defeated the GCL Blue Jays 7-3 in the opening game of the Gulf Coast League Season. Returning Right fielder Jose … Continue reading

Posted in June 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Phillies Drafted a “Summer Catch” in Rhys Hoskins

The Phillies need right-handed bats who can go deep.  We are keeping an eye on young right-handed bats in the system such as outfielder Cameron Perkins at AAA hoping he can hit the long ball for Lehigh Valley and we … Continue reading

Posted in June 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

“Hittin’ Season” Is Here, Just Ask Phillies Farmhands Jim Murphy, Brock Stassi and Dylan Cozens

The big minor league story line yesterday was about the long balls hit by corner players in the Phillies system. You got to be able to hit the ball out of the park if you want to play the infield … Continue reading

Posted in May 2014, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

You Never Know Who Or What You Might See At A Phillies Minor League Game

Baseball Betsy and I went to a few Phillies major league spring training games especially early to see the young players.  Especially we wanted to watch young pitchers Mario Holland and David Buchanan whom we have been following in previous … Continue reading

Posted in April 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It Was The Future Williamsport Team Battling the GCL Phillies In Today’s Extended Spring Training Game

It was Feliberto Sanchez on the mound for what will likely become the Williamsport Crosscutters team vs. Gregorio Santos toeing the rubber for the GCL Phillies in the second day of camp intra-squad games on Ashburn Field at the Carpenter … Continue reading

Posted in April 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Clearwater Threshers Up End The Lakewood BlueClaws In Phillies Intersquad Action

Baseball Betsy and I were a little late to the game on Monday night because of other commitments.  No, it was not finishing up watching the Phillies opening day slugfest in Texas.  It was taking care of our puppy at … Continue reading

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