Tag Archives: Grenny Cumana

Reading Fightin Phils Show How to Win a Close Game and Finding Hidden Gems in the Phillies Farm System

My hero is Reading Fightin Phils Manager Shawn Williams. Last night his team showed how to make a two-run, third inning hold up as the R-Phils downed the Mets farmhands in Binghamton, NY by a 2-1 score. On the other … Continue reading

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Grenny Cumana’s Back in Town and Venezuelan Prospects Are Playing Key Roles With the Clearwater Threshers This Season

Baseball Betsy’s favorite Venezuelan is back at the Phillies Carpenter Complex awaiting assignment and ready to play. We have been fans of Grenny Cumana since he first played with the GCL Phillies back in 2014. Grenny is on a long … Continue reading

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Grenny Cumana Outperforms Phillies First Round Draft Picks In Reading, Earns All-Star Nod

One of our favorite players in the Phillies organization is Reading Fightin Phils’ Grenny Cumana. He put an exclamation point on his season over the weekend by hitting a grand slam Saturday night and a two-run triple Sunday afternoon to … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, July | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Shutout Starting Pitching by Damon Jones and Bailey Falter, A Grand Slam by Grenny Cumana Keep the Reading Fightin Phils In First Place

The Phillies are running out of effective starting pitchers. Last night we watched on MLB. TV Jake Arrieta struggle inning after inning. He was unable to hold off the New York Mets  after the Phillies took early leads in the … Continue reading

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In 7-5 AAA Phillies Win, Moniak, Gamboa, Gomez, Cumana and Lartigue All Get RBI Hits With RISP

My favorite stat in baseball is a batter’s average with Runners in Scoring Postition (RISP). Though the AAA Phillies were outhit 11-9 in Saturday’s game, they hit with RISP to down the Yankees AAA team 7-5 on Robin Roberts Field. … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, March | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mickey Moniak Is Getting All the Recent “Pub”, But Don’t Forget About Other Phillies Prospects!

Former No.1 overall draft pick Mickey Moniak is getting all kinds of big “write ups” and invites. NBC Sports Philadelphia, read HERE, devoted a recent story to Moniak.  The Phillies have invited him to major league spring training camp and … Continue reading

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The Four Best Innings We Watched In the Phillies 2018 Minor League Season

We attended or watched on MiLB-TV great Phillies minor league baseball this season. We have picked four innings to show the excitement of Phillies minor league baseball. The four innings below represent the best we saw and made the 2018 … Continue reading

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Our 2018 Post-Season Phillies Minor League Awards Go To Position Players Rodolfo Duran and Grenny Cumana, Pitchers Spencer Howard and Mauricio Llovera

Finally, the 2018 Phillies minor league season is over.  The GCL Phillies, Lakewood BlueClaws, Clearwater Threshers and Lehigh Valley IronPigs all made the post-season. The teams finished with a combined 5-9 record playoff record with only Lakewood advancing to and … Continue reading

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Grenny Cumana Goes Deep and Addison Russ Gets the 7-6 Win Over Daytona To Go Up 1-0 In The Best of 3 Semi-Finals.

Nothing beats playoff baseball. The Threshers led most of the way but the Daytona Tortugas fought back to tie it up 6-6 in the top of the eight inning.  The never-say-die Threshers reached deep in the eighth inning thanks to … Continue reading

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The Clearwater Threshers Show What It Takes to Win by a Shutout

As season ticket holders for the Clearwater Threshers, I am not a fan of “rehab” baseball. The $520.00 is what we pay for a two season tickets packages, which the Threshers Front Office is quick to remind us, is a … Continue reading

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