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Phillies AAA Team Plays Long Ball To Down Their Yankees Counterpart 11-0. Top Closer Candidate Had To Take Himself Out Of the AA Game

It was one of those good news, bad news days at the Carpenter Complex in the Phillies minor league action on Thursday. The Phillies AAA team downed their Yankees counterparts on Ashburn Field by using six home runs to win, … Continue reading

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It’s The Most Difficult Time Of The Year: Phillies Roster Moves and Cuts

One of the most difficult times  of the year is here. It’s time to make roster moves. Some of the moves are simple and expected such as sending down to the minor league camp first baseman Rhys Hoskins, second baseman … Continue reading

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Watched A Great Starting Pitching Effort By Lakewood’s Drew Anderson And Other Observations

1. Watched on Milb-tv yesterday Drew Anderson pitch a strong game to pick up his first win for Lakewood against Lexington.  He went 5.2 innings giving up a run on four hits, striking out 7 and walking only one.  His … Continue reading

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What Will I Be Looking For In Tonight’s Threshers FSL Opener?

I always look forward to watching games in the old Dunedin Stadium or whatever they are calling that ballpark today.  The fans in the stands sit so close to the action that nets are stretched across the dugout roofs for … Continue reading

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What Did We Learn From Last Night’s Phillies Minor League Inter-squad Game At Brighthouse?

Last night the Clearwater Threshers tuned up against the young extended spring training team at Brighthouse field.   Thursday night in Dunedin against the Blue Jays, the Threshers start play for real and it might be a long season for … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Up End The Lakewood BlueClaws In Phillies Intersquad Action

Baseball Betsy and I were a little late to the game on Monday night because of other commitments.  No, it was not finishing up watching the Phillies opening day slugfest in Texas.  It was taking care of our puppy at … Continue reading

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Opening Night Is Always Special Even In a 4-2 Threshers Loss

Baseball Betsy and I saw a real good opening night game in Dunedin.  The Threshers were down to their last out in the top of the ninth after singles by Maikel Franco and Cameron Perkins brought up Aaron Altherr representing … Continue reading

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