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Phillies Pitchers and Catchers Report For Spring Training

Before a small crowd of fans the Phillies kicked off official spring training  at the Carpenter Complex.  You get a sense that not much is expected by the fan base from the team this season.   The first day for … Continue reading

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Dominguez and Singer Come Out of the Pen To Nail Down The Threshers Opener Win

Yes, we got to see a major league rehabbing pitcher start for the Clearwater Threshers and he was dominant, pitching five shutout innings in the 3-1 win over the Dunedin Blue Jays.  But rehabbing pitchers are not the reason we … Continue reading

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Phillies Nick Pivetta And Rhys Hoskins Both Look Ready Right Now For The Show

The Phillies had a pitcher, Nick Pivetta, who stood out in Friday’s 9-4 drubbing by the Yankees in the Grapefruit League lid lifter at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa. Pivetta pitched like he belongs in a major league rotation.  In his … Continue reading

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Preview of the First Phillies Game of 2017 Vs. The University of Tampa

The lineup is out for tomorrow’s Phillies first spring training game.  It’s a seven-inning scrimmage against the University of Tampa at renamed Spectrum Field. To open the 2015 spring training season the U of T Spartans stunned the Phillies 6-2. … Continue reading

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Garcia and Tirado Do Their PFPs While Joseph Keeps An Eye In Hoskins In BP As Phillies ST Moves On.

On Thursday we concentrated on two of the top Phillies starting pitchers in the minor league system lefty, Elniery Garcia and righty, Alberto Tirado. Both have been added to the 40-man roster for the first time in their careers. Both … Continue reading

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Day Two of Phillies Spring Training

It was a beautiful day at Phillies spring training.  More and more players have reported both minor and major league as the spring drills continue at the Complex and Spectrum Field. I was impressed with batting practice at Spectrum Field. … Continue reading

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Just Who Are The GCL Phillies Carlos Tocci and Keivi Rojas?

Baseball Betsy and I have not been able to get to see the GCL Phillies play recently.  We have been busy traveling to see the Eastern League All Star game and a  regular season game in Reading and watching the … Continue reading

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