Tag Archives: Elniery Garcia

Phillies Prospects Not Showing Much In Offseason Ball, Still Time To Impress the Scouts

From Instructs to the Offseason Leagues the baseball march continues in the never ending search for the long shot prospect.  I was standing next to a guy at Instructs and he was telling a guy that he was headed to … Continue reading

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Greg Pickett Put Together A Hitter’s Highlight Reel In The 2017 Phillies Instructs Games

We did not get to see all the Phillies Instructs and intrasquad games on the two week scheduled. In the games we did see, first baseman Greg Pickett was usually the best player on the field. We put together a … Continue reading

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Phillies Talent on Parade In Monday’s Instruct Game

Monday we saw more stars of the future at Phillies Instructs. They were playing the Pirates Instructs and jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning on a long home run to the right of the batter’s eye … Continue reading

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It’s the Difficult Time Of Spring Training As Roster Moves Take Place At The Phillies Minor league Complex

The final week of Phillies minor league spring training games began today.  Opening day for the minor league guys is only ten day away. Rumors of player movements circulated around the Carpenter Complex on Monday.   A relief pitcher we … Continue reading

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Phillies Will Have Four, 22-Year-Old Starting Pitching Prospects To Watch This Minor League Season

The Phillies have long tradition of giving monikers to future major league starting pitching rotations  in their minor league system. If you can name the Phillies minor league “young guns” rotation of the 90’s, you are a super Phillies minor … Continue reading

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Following Fanti, Pivetta, Cozens, Williams, E. Garcia and Tirado in Phillies Spring Training

With action on all four fields of the Phillies Carpenter Complex forces us to pick and chose who to follow in spring training. Almost like following a foursome in a golf tournament .  We focused as you can guess on … Continue reading

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Phillies Spring Training Moves Into The Live BP Stage

It was one of those Chamber of Commerce days in Clearwater: 75 degrees, little wind and blue skies.  It’s a day the late great Ernie Banks would say “let’s play two.”  That’s exactly what I did, only I watched a … Continue reading

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Garcia and Tirado Do Their PFPs While Joseph Keeps An Eye In Hoskins In BP As Phillies ST Moves On.

On Thursday we concentrated on two of the top Phillies starting pitchers in the minor league system lefty, Elniery Garcia and righty, Alberto Tirado. Both have been added to the 40-man roster for the first time in their careers. Both … 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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The Phillies Top Of The Rotation Starting Pitching Prospects Ben Lively, Elniery Garcia, Franklyn Kilome and Sixto Sanchez All Finished Strong in 2016

At four different levels in the Phillies farm system in 2016 starting pitchers Ben Lively, Elniery Garcia, Franklyn Kilome and Sixto Sanchez finished strong and all pitched well in the post season. What more can you ask of a starting … Continue reading

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