Tag Archives: Connor Seabold

Pitcher Connor Seabold and Catcher Logan O’Hoppe Are Top Prospects In The Phillies 60-Man Pool

The Phillies are not emphasizing prospects on the 60-man pool for the 2020 season.  The likely relievers, other than Hector Neris, on the 30-man opening day roster will be made up mostly of journey men released by other organizations. Of … Continue reading

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First Ever MLB Summer Training Begins-Who Stands Out For The Phillies

It’s the shortest MLB season ever. Only 60 games starting in two weeks. No time to dawdle. I’ll get right to the points I want to make. Here’s mine so far based on the first week of “summer training”. Trevor Kelley … Continue reading

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Let’s Get This Party Started, The Phillies Start Summer Training Camp Today

Finally, it looks like the 2020 season is getting started. No more Phillies spring training games in Clearwater. Just some summer training tuneups at Citizens Bank Park before the regular season starts with a 60 game schedule. It’s a sprint … Continue reading

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It’s Only a Matter of Time Before We See Phillies Minor League Starting Pitching In The MLB Rotation

We have blogged extensively about starting pitching in the Phillies minor league system.  We have even posted features on left handed starter prospects. It seems that it is only a matter of time before some of them pitch in the … Continue reading

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In 2019 Connor Seabold and Ethan Lindow Moved Up To The Top Levels Of Phillies Starting Pitching Prospects

We saw them each pitch only once in the 2019 season for Clearwater but both RHP Connor Seabold and LHP Ethan Lindow impressed us. Seabold moved quickly up to Reading. He finished up the season in the Arizona Fall League … Continue reading

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Back To The Future: Top 2019 Phillies Starting Pitching Prospects With the Clearwater Threshers

We were fortunate to watch a strong group of starting pitchers for the Clearwater Threshers over last season. The staff was under constant change with injuries and call-ups but clearly we saw some of the best starting pitching prospects that … Continue reading

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Logan O’Hoppe Has Earned the Right to Get an Invite to the Phillies Major League Spring Training Camp

It’s been a good offseason for watching Phillies prospects play.  The young talent is definitely there! Spencer Howard was being himself as a dominating pitching in the Arizona Fall League.  Another starter, Connor Seabold, was surprisingly dominating in the AFL, … Continue reading

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Phillies Get A Badly Needed Fast Start To the 2020 Season With New Manager Joe Girardi and the Addition of Zack Wheeler to the Top of the Starting Rotation

Phillies majority owner John Middleton is my hero. He made former manager Gabe Kapler the Giants’ problem and brought in an experienced manager in Joe Girardi. Below are my observations where the Phillies system stands as the team heads into … Continue reading

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The Phillies Losing All Five Games in The Washington Series In Late September With John Middleton In the Stands Probably Was Final Straw Leaving Him With No Other Choice But To Fire Gabe Kapler

After watching and reading about one of the most interesting days in Phillies history on Friday, my take is that losing the five game series in late September against the Washington National was likely the coup de grace for Gabe … Continue reading

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Phillies Top Prospects Spencer Howard, Connor Seabold and Alec Bohm Selected To Team USA in the Premier 12 Olympic Qualifying Tournament

Congratulations are in order for pitchers Spencer Howard and Connor Seabold and corner infielder Alec Bohm for their selection to Team USA. Read HERE. This team will represent the country in the Premier 12 Olympic qualifying tournament. Only the Boston … Continue reading

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