Tag Archives: Freddy Galvis

Let’s Get The 2016 Phillies Spring Training Season Started!

It was one of those Ernie Banks,”let’s play two” days here in Clearwater. Especially when temperatures touch 70 degrees under a clear blue sky. Phillies pitchers and catchers reported along with other position players who wanted to getting a head … Continue reading

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Just Another Typical Day Watching Phillies Baseball, The Good, Bad and the Ugly.

Yesterday was a chance to check out the farm system at the Complex, Bright House Field and follow a friend of ours on the internet. I made my first pilgrimage over to the Complex to watch some of the new … Continue reading

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The Phillies Front Office Shows A Strong Focus On Bunting Practice In Today’s Spring Training Action

Yesterday, we watched the long ball over at Bright House as Jeff Francoeur, Darin Ruf and even Oduble Herrera all went deep in BP as Mike Schmidt and Charlie Manuel looked on from behind the batting cage.  Today, after some … Continue reading

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Coaching Up Freddy Galvis

One thing that stands out in spring training is the number of coaches.  If you include the spring and guest instructors, the Phillies major league spring roster sheets lists 30 of them. Over at the minor league camp there are … Continue reading

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A Cold Phillies Spring Training Starts With Pitchers and Catchers Reporting As The Rebuilding Begins

It’s cold down here in Clearwater.  Tonight, the temperature will approach 32 degrees and a wind chill advisory will be in effect until 10 a.m tomorrow.  That is the exact time the Phillies catchers and pitchers will officially start spring … Continue reading

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The Phillies Pitching Is Loaded With First Round Draft Picks Plus Other “hard to believe” Facts

“Hard to believe, Harry” was a famous saying of the late Phillies Hall of Famer in the broadcast booth, Richie Ashburn, when something over the top would take place on the field.  He would use this phase often in his … Continue reading

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Dylan Cozens Off To A Big Start In Australian Baseball Pre-Season Action

Offseason baseball is in full swing and Phillies prospects are busy in many places.  Dylan Cozens is off to a big start in preseason Australian action for the Melbourne Aces.  Darin Ruf is struggling and Maikel Franco made his debut … Continue reading

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