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Phillies Sending Seven Players to the Arizona Fall League Led by Shortstop Bryson Stott and Catcher/DH Logan O’Hoppe

Shortstop Bryson Stott and catcher Logan O’Hoppe lead the seven Phillies prospects reporting to the Arizona Fall Leagues. The AFL starts October 13th. They both showed this season that they will be soon major league ready after moving up quickly … Continue reading

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The 2020 Phillies Season Can’t End Too Soon For Me!

I have waved the white flag. The sooner this baseball season ends the better.  I have never been so disappointed trying to watch Phillies baseball since the 1964 season Last night’s game was the end for me. “No mas” as … Continue reading

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Phillies Fail Again To Win A Doubleheader

It was all set up for a doubleheader sweep by the great outing by Aaron Nola in the first game of yesterday’s twin bill. He pitched his first complete game of his career-a seven inning shutout for an 11-0 win. … 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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We Would Rather Read Stories and Watch Videos About the Next Generation of Phillies Players

We’re tired of reading about the past and make believe baseball games. There is nothing we can do about history anyway. The Phillies media coverage has been reduced to stories about the Phillies history or playing video fantasy games with … Continue reading

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Spencer Howard and Damon Jones Are the Best Starting Pitching Prospects the Phillies Have

  RHP Spencer Howard and LHP Damon Jones showed last season they are the best starting pitching prospects the Phillies have. The team has not been good at developing major league starting pitching but that might change soon with them … 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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We Know What The 2020 Phillies MLB Roster Will Mostly Look Like But What About The 2023 Roster

I like to follow Phillies prospects. Never had much time for old-timers games. To understand what will happen in the future, we must understand what is going in the farm system. This is why I like to watch minor league … Continue reading

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Who Will Finally Replace Cole Hamels As The Lefty in The Phillies Starting Rotation?

Yes, the Phillies still have not replaced Cole Hamels in the starting rotation and it’s been 4  1/2 seasons later.  He last started for the Phillies on July 25th in 2015 when he pitched that no-hitter against the Cubs. Since … Continue reading

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Phillies Need Starting Pitching But Not Much Exists at the Minor League Level

It’s becoming more and more obvious that the Phillies will fall short of making it to the post season. Their starting pitching rotation is Aaron Nola and four other guys who might last five innings. The rotation is not strong … Continue reading

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