Tag Archives: Cord Sandberg

Cord Sandberg, Edgar Garcia, Darick Hall and Wilson Garcia Yesterday’s Standout Stars

Baseball can be a difficult sport to follow.  Many times moves by the team’s  manager and its front office do not make sense.  But we just carry on wondering if they know what they are doing. I refer to them … Continue reading

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The Phillies Minor League Standout Stars For 4/19/18

With two weeks of the 2018 season in the books, the four Phillies farm teams are a combined 12 games under .500. It looks like it’s going to be a long minor season. The Threshers lost last night 10-4  but … Continue reading

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Cord Sandberg Has A Game To Remember As He Scored Three Runs and Hit Back-To-Back Home Runs Against The AA Yankees

Matt Gelb a reporter for the Athletic, tweeted that the Phillies took 16 minor leaguers to Bradenton for today’s game against the Pirates. It would have been nice if they had taken along a 17th minor leaguer, Cord Sandberg, a … Continue reading

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“The Boys Are Back In Town” The Phillies Take BP This morning At The Carpenter Complex

The Phillies are not wasting any time. Wednesday is the official date for catchers and pitchers to report for workouts but the Phillies bats are already back in town and look ready to go! The ball was flying around Roberts … Continue reading

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Looking at The Phillies in the 2017 Rule 5 Draft.

The only Phillies minor league player selected in the 2017 Rule 5 draft was outfielder Carlos Tocci.  He was taken by the Chicago White Sox. They sent him on to the Texas Rangers.   We wish him the best with … Continue reading

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Which Phillies Position Prospects Are Finishing the 2017 Season “Strong”?

The remaining three weeks in the minor league season are the most important for any minor league player.  Every player evaluator for the 30 major league organizations asks the question “did he finish strong”.   It the answer is “Yes” … Continue reading

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Look For Clearwater Threshers Relief Pitcher Luke Leftwich To Move On Up Soon!

Friday night it was a battle between the two teams who finished one-two in the first half of the Florida State League. The only difference it was the Clearwater Threshers who won by one run this time in a 3-2 … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers’ Starter Edgar Garcia and The Top of the Lineup, Sandberg, Campbell, Marrero and Wilson Garcia, Set Up The 8-3 Win

The Clearwater Threshers are off to a strong start in the second half of the Florida State League. They have outscored division rival Daytona Tortugas in winning the the first two games by a combined score of 17-5. Friday night … Continue reading

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Phillies Minor League Intrasquad Games Start Tomorrow At the Complex

Next week starts the Phillies minor league spring training games.  This means before then it’s time for one o’clock intrasquad games starting tomorrow at the Carpenter Complex.  The AAA team  plays the AA team and the high A and low … Continue reading

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Phillies Pitchers and Catchers Have Reported

The first mile stone of spring training is always pitchers and catcher reporting.  Today was the day.   Baseball Betsy and I put together a video of today’s events and you can watch it HERE. It was good to see … Continue reading

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