Tag Archives: GCL Phillies

2017 GCL Phillies All Stars Include Ben Pelletier, Quincy Nieporte, Manuel Silva and Anton Kuznetsov

Four GCL Phillies players, most of any team in the league, have been selected to the 2017 GCL All Star team.  They include pitcher Manuel Silva, reliever Anton Kuznetsov, corner outfielder Ben Pelletier and first baseman/DH Quincy Nieporte. Read HERE  … Continue reading

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Quincy Nieporte Drives In the Runs and Francisco Morales Pitches His Best Game Yet As The GCL Phillies Fight For a Playoff Spot

Down at the bottom rung of player development is the Gulf Coast League.  They play a half season at the various minor league complexes in Florida from mid June to the beginning of September. Last season the GCL Phillies won … Continue reading

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Which Phillies Position Prospects Are Finishing the 2017 Season “Strong”?

The remaining three weeks in the minor league season are the most important for any minor league player.  Every player evaluator for the 30 major league organizations asks the question “did he finish strong”.   It the answer is “Yes” … Continue reading

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The Best Two Phillies 19 year-old Minor League Pitchers Sixto Sanchez and Kyle Young Take To The Mound

We could not wait to listen to the first game of 19 year-old Sixto Sanchez in the Florida State League on Saturday night.  He was so hyped by the Phillies minor league department and especially the experts in the media … Continue reading

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The Phillies International Talent At The Gulf Coast League Level Including Pelletier, Kuznetsov and Gomez Continue to Rise As Prospects

After a couple of weeks off we finally made it to a Gulf Coast League at game at Robin Roberts Field on Saturday morning to see several of the best Phillies international standouts take on the GCL Braves. They included … Continue reading

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The GCL Phillies Have Found A Closer and His Name Is “Anton Kuznetsov” For The Save!

A perplexed Baseball Ross is still trying to figure what they call a “save” in Russian but whatever it is Anton Kuznetsov picked up his first one on Saturday just after high noon in a thrilling 3-2 GCL Phillies win … Continue reading

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Are Ben Pelletier, Jhailyn Ortiz and Adam Haseley The Phillies Outfielders Of The Future?

The Phillies Front Office is continuing to struggle to evaluate talent.  Needless to say outfielders are one area of need.   It seems that the $30 million dollar contract they awarded to Odubel Herrera will be eventually written off as … Continue reading

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