Tag Archives: J.D. Hammer

Three Phillies Propsects Zach Green, Cornelius Randolph and J.D. Hammer Finish the AFL Season “Strong”

My favorite saying watching minor league baseball is “finish strong”.  And that is what the Phillies minor league farmhands Zach Green, Cornelius Randolph and J.D. Hammer did in the Arizona Fall League. Green and Randolph finished strong just in time … Continue reading

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Baseball America Says, J.D. Hammer Is “Not A Top Tier Prospect But Heard Enough To Be Curious!”

J.D. Hammer is finally getting some attention from the minor league experts including the staff at Baseball America.   They have described him as  “not a top tier” prospect, but they heard enough about him “to be curious” in a … Continue reading

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Phillies Top Reliever Prospect J.D. Hammer Selected To Pitch In AFL Fall Stars Game Saturday Night In The Desert

What a Phillies minor league season it has been for relief pitcher J. D. Hammer since coming over to the Phillies minor league system at the trade deadline in the Pat Neshek deal with the Rockies. He will be making … Continue reading

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Edgar Cabral, J.D. Hammer and Trevor Bettencourt Standout In AFL Action

Three Phillies have stood out in Arizona Fall League action.  Catcher Edgar Cabral is hitting  .368 going 7 for 19.  J.D Hammer has pitched 5.1 innings of shutout ball with two saves in five games and Trevor Bettencourt has yet … Continue reading

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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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Why Not Darick Hall in the AFL? He is the best MLB Prospect They Have Right Now!

Having watched all of the players the Phillies are sending to the Arizona Fall League, either in person or on MiLB-TV this season, only J.D. Hammer and his 95 mph fastball impressed me. The rest of them are marginal major … Continue reading

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Threshers Struggle Again Against The St. Lucie Mets But Not Much Against Tim Tebow

With only 16 games left in the season and the playoffs hanging in the balance Thursday night, the Clearwater Threshers went back to their losing ways to the Tim Tebow Mets. The St Lucie team won the four game series, … Continue reading

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