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The Reading Fightin Phils and Clearwater Threshers Play Two of Their Better Games of the Year

Friday night in Palm Beach, Florida might have been the site for the coming out of over-hyped Sixto Sanchez.  It was the first time Sanchez has struck out four more batters than innings pitched in his now four seasons in … Continue reading

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Reading’s Damek Tomscha and Clearwater’s Wilson Garcia Now Hitting Over .400 In Last 9 Games

Talk about finishing strong. Nothing beats going on nine game hitting streaks in the final month of the season when it really counts. This is exactly what Reading’s Damek Tomscha and Clearwater’s Willy Garcia have done. Both of them went … Continue reading

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The Closer Role Is Important Just Ask Jeff Singer And The Clearwater Threshers

Up until last month,  Jeff Singer never had a save in affiliated baseball.  Last night he picked up his ninth save in nine opportunities over the last six weeks in Clearwater’s 6-4 win. His two inning save kept the Tampa … Continue reading

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Good Night For The Phillies Farm System If You Like All Kinds of Homers and A Near No-Hitter

It was a grand slam, a three-run homer, a two-run homer and a walk-off solo home run last night.  Then throw-in a near no-hitter and it was a great evening of baseball, watching the Phillies minor leagues. A grand slam … Continue reading

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Phillies Minor League Teams Square off Against One Another At The Carpenter Complex

Yesterday, it was all about watching Phillies intra-squad baseball.  The weather has been and continues to be a problem.  The Phillies minor league teams play at the Complex rather than risk weather problems if they send teams to the nearby … Continue reading

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The Phillies AA and High A Score a Combined 25 Runs in Thursday’s Games Against the Yankees

It was a wild 12-6 win by the Phillies AA team against the Yankees yesterday at Carlton Field. For a summary of the four games read HERE. The roster are not set yet with the likely AA players Dylan Cozens … Continue reading

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Tomscha, Cumana and Pujols Put On A Show For The Fans In The Phillies A Ball Camp Game

It was Camp Day at the Carpenter Complex yesterday.  A little more relaxed atmosphere.  But players are everywhere since four Phillies teams are playing at one time on adjacent fields. Baseball Betsy made her rounds but I decided to stay … Continue reading

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Fourth Of July Baseball Doubleheaders Are A Tradition, But Just Another Day On The Long Difficult Road To The Show

Fourth of July baseball has always had a special meaning to me.  Back in my small hometown where I grew up in Pennsylvania, it usually meant town league games in the morning and afternoon with the neighboring team on the … Continue reading

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The GCL Phillies Win Again With Help From Trey William’s Bat, Set Up Lefty Scott Harris and Closer Edubray Ramos

Yes, the GCL is supposedly a rookie league but the GCL Phillies got help from 14 year major league veteran starter Jason Marquis who pitched five shutout innings giving up five hits.  He has been assigned to the GCL Phillies … Continue reading

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Pujols, Tomscha and Hockenberry Star In Phillies GCL Opening Day 7-3 Win Over Blue Jays

The GCL Phillies started hot with four runs in the first inning and never looked back this afternoon as they defeated the GCL Blue Jays 7-3 in the opening game of the Gulf Coast League Season. Returning Right fielder Jose … Continue reading

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