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Homegrown Mauricio Llovera and Spencer Howard Show The Increasing Depth Of Phillies Pitching

It’s always fun when players you have watched in the minor leagues progress up the ladder to the major league level. We were there for Mauricio Llovera in 2018 and Spencer Howard in 2019. They were the best starters the … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospects Hendrickson, Tols and Wingrove Come Up Big In Weekend Australian Baseball League Action

The Phillies just might get several Australians in the lineup over the next few years if this weekend is any indication.  Not since I watched on TV Brad Harman hit a line drive gap double in Pittsburgh back in 2008, … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, December | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spencer Howard and Kyle Glogoski Are My Phillies Minor League Pitching Comps to Scherzer and Greinke

For me, it was the most interesting World Series I have ever watched. Never has a seven game final series of any sport gone without the home team winning a game. The Nationals started out the season at 19-31 and … Continue reading

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Simon Muzziotti and Spencer Howard Are The Baseball Betsy/Ross Phillies Minor League Position and Pitcher of the Year

  We were driving along Edgewater Drive along St. Joseph Sound on Saturday afternoon. We went by the newly renovated Fenway Hotel in Dunedin. Yes, Babe Ruth slept there. Then, it was on to Jack Russell Stadium in Clearwater to … Continue reading

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Still Looking For The Next Great Phillies Left handed Starter. Could It Be Ethan Lindow or Erik Miller?

We came to the Clearwater area back in 2012 just as the Phillies great run was coming to an end. We never saw it coming, thinking the greatness would never end but it did. One of the reasons has been … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, October | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Watching the Phillies Minor Leguers on MiLB.TV is More Rewarding Than Watching the Frustrating Phillies on MLB.TV or ESPN

We  watched both the Phillies and Reading games last night. One on ESPN and the other on MiLB.TV.  It has not been fun watching the Phillies play out the season and last night was on exception. They struggle to win … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, September | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Florida State League Is Over Early: Simon Muzziotti, Kyle Glogoski and Michael Gomez Stand Out for Clearwater In Finale Win

The Florida State League season ended last night because of the threat of Hurricane Dorian. The final three games of the regular season and the playoffs were cancelled. Last night the League President, Ken Carson, threw out his final, first … Continue reading

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