Tag Archives: Connor Brogdon

In Last Night’s Game The Phillies Found a Centerfielder, a Stopper and Late Inning Relief Help

Mickey Moniak made his first start start in center field last night with the Phillies. He made all the plays and showed he can hit left-handed pitching by lining out to right. Though he did not get a hit, centerfield … Continue reading

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The Phillies Opening Day Roster: Rookies Need Not Apply

The Phillies will open the season with no rookie position players. Connor Brogdon would appear to still have rookie eligibility out of the bullpen but that’s about it! Last season, we saw Alec Bohm finish second in NL ROY voting … Continue reading

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The Phillies Farm System Gets Low Ranks By Minor League Experts

The Phillies have the 23rd ranked farm system according to the staff at MLB.com. The Athletic’s Keith Law has them ranked 27th. Very low ranking when compared to the other  29 MLB teams. Nothing in Grapefruit League games have done … Continue reading

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The Phillies Power Bats and Bullpen Arms Were Things of Beauty In The 3-0 Win Over The Pirates

All it took in the Phillies Grapefruit League 3-o win over the Pittsburgh Pirates was a ground single by Didi Gregorius followed by a homer by Bryce Harper in the first inning. Then a tack on home run by Andrew … Continue reading

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Looks Like Phillies Prospects Need Not Apply For the Opening Day MLB Roster

Every spring training until this one we spent most of our time over at the Carpenter Complex watching the minor league prospects. Not this time. Fans are not permitted at the Complex because of Covid protocol. The Phillies do have … Continue reading

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Reviewing the Latest Reports About Top Phillies Minor League Prospects

The 2020 season was the most challenging ever in baseball. The Phillies did not make the post season playoffs again. They failed to qualify in the a limited Covid-19, 60 game season with a 28-32 record. Hope for a post … Continue reading

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Several of the Lowest Paid Players Are the Only Phillies Who Finished Strong in the 2020 Season

Having been on the scene for so many games played in Clearwater over the last nine years, we constantly heard “finish strong” as the mantra. It’s essential for the young prospects to leave a good impression at the end of … Continue reading

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The Big “B’s”, Bryce, Bohm and Brogdon Standout As Phillies Season Is Coming to a Frustrating End

Another three-run lead is blown by a mostly ineffective bullpen. It was the eight, three-run lead resulting in defeat in only 58 games. Clearly the Phillies lead the league in that category maybe one of the tops for all time … Continue reading

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Where’s Connor Brogdon? He Has Been The Phillies Mr. September Out of the Pen But Has Been MIA When Needed The Most!

Remember the name Connor Brogdon he has not allowed an earned run in September out of the Phillies bullpen. In three appearances over 5.2 innings in September, Brogdon has allowed only one hit and struck out eight. But he has … Continue reading

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Brodgon and Bohm Give The Phillies Hope For A Better Tomorrow But Brogdon Is Already Gone

The Phillies season is spiraling out of control as the losses and player injuries pile up. We have never seen so many injuries as happened over last week. It’s like we can’t believe what we just saw. Down went Zach … Continue reading

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