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No Phillies Minor Leaguers are Listed Among Baseball America and MiLB’s Top Rule 5 Potential Draft Picks

I would take a chance on several Phillies pitchers not protected in the Rule 5 Draft at the MLB Winter Meeting on Thursday. Former Phillies prospect, pitcher Sam McWilliams, has rocketed up the Baseball America list to No. 1 of … Continue reading

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The Off-Season Leagues Will Have A Lot to Say About the Rule Five Draft For the Phillies

The 2018 Baseball Winter Meetings™ will be held Dec. 9-13, at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The morning of the last day of the Meetings is always reserved for the Rule Five Draft.  The Phillies … Continue reading

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Rodolfo Duran Is Doing It All for the Lakewood BlueClaws in the SAL Playoffs But Will It Be Enough?

If it were not for catcher Rodolfo Duran, the Lakewood BlueClaws would be down for the count in the Sally League Championship Series. After catching a Spencer Howard no-hitter to clinch the semi-final series against Kannapolis on Friday, Duran’s two … Continue reading

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Who’s Standing Out in the Phillies System as the Minor League Season Comes to an End?

With only two weeks left in the minor league regular season let’s take a look at the MiLB statistical leader boards as they relate to the Phillies organization. What does jump out is the dominance by Phillies pitching prospects in … Continue reading

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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 Edgar Garcia and Deivi Grullon Are Both Coming of Age In May

This is a no brainer. Reading’s closer Edgar Garcia and catcher Deivi Grullon are my Phillies minor league players of the month for May!  Garcia is 4 for 4 in saves in the month. Also he is 2-0 with a … Continue reading

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Reading’s Deivi Grullon Just Had A Ten Game Span To Remember To Begin The Month of May

Only the schedule could stop the red hot bat of Reading’s catcher Deivi Grullon because  the Fighting Phils are off today. In his first ten games of May, Grullon hit .400 going 14 for 35 with four home runs.  In … Continue reading

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