Tag Archives: Connor Brogdon

Here’s What I Would Have Done, If The Phillies Were Serious About The Post Season!

It’s clear the Phillies Front Office is not serious about making the post season. I found it hard to watch the Phillies game last night with a soft-tossing left-hander on the mound. He was quickly removed after three innings, unable … Continue reading

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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

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The Phillies Do Have Quality Relief Options in Connor Brogdon and Garrett Cleavinger But They Keep Them In the Minor Leagues

Remember the names Connor Brogdon and Garrett Cleavinger. Friday night, Brogdon pitched two innings of shutout relief striking out four, getting the win for Lehigh Valley. While Cleavinger pitched 1.2 innings of shutout relief striking out four too, to earn … Continue reading

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

Reading’s Darick Hall, Lehigh Vally’s Connor Brogdon and Williamsport’s Kendall Simmons Caught My Attention, Yesterday in the Phillies System

Three Phillies minor league players caught my attention yesterday. Reading’s Darick Hall finally had a two hit game in August, Lehigh Valley’s Connor Brogdon finally picked up a save and Williamsport’s Kendall Simmons contributed without hitting a home run. Hall … Continue reading

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Pitching Remains the Key, Up and Down the Phillies System

Last night it was great relief pitching that paved the way for the Phillies 6-4 win over the Milwaukee Brewers.  The only other win in the Phillies organization yesterday was provided in part by Clearwater Threshers starting pitcher Julian Garcia. … Continue reading

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Power Bats and Shutdown Relief Lead To the Threshers 9-6 Win Over Daytona

Nothing beats the long ball and shutdown relief pitching. The Clearwater Threshers proved that in its 9-6 come from behind win over the Daytona Tortugas Saturday night at Spectrum Field before a big Star Wars Night crowd of just over … Continue reading

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Watching The Phillies Stars of Tomorrow “Hit and Pitch” Live BP On Friday

While Maikel Franco, Roman Quinn and Andrew Knapp represented the Phillies in the first spring training game of the Grapefruit League season against the Tampa Bay Rays in Port Charlotte, I was watching live BP of the Phillies stars of … Continue reading

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