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Rodolfo Duran With The Bat and Jakob Hernandez On The Mound Impress in Phillies Spring Training

It was Aaron Nola, the Phillies opening day starter, who made his spring debut on the mound joined by regulars  Andrew McCutchen and Jean Segura in the field as the Phillies started the long spring training grind to Opening Day … Continue reading

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Long Shot Prospect Ramon Rosso Makes Phillies Opening Day Roster

The Phillies just announced their opening day roster. On it was Ramon Rosso who was someone that Baseball Betsy and I have touted as a long shot candidate since we first saw him pitch here in Clearwater back in 2018. … Continue reading

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The Playoffs Show Reading Has Two Major League Pitching Prospects But Not Much Else

More “hard to believe, Harry” moments. The Reading Fightin Phils, anchored by three No. 1 Draft picks in the starting lineup, have been able to score only three runs on 12 hits in 18 innings against the Trenton Thunder pitching in … Continue reading

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The Clearwater Threshers Prove a Low “WHIP” Key To Getting to the Playoffs

As a team, the Clearwater Threshers have the best win-loss record in the Florida State League in the second half with a 42-22 record. Much of the reason is because the pitching staff has the lowest team WHIP in the … Continue reading

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Adonis Medina’s 12 Strikeouts, a Shutdown Bullpen and Manufacturing Enough Runs Late Resulted in a 2-1 Threshers Win

The Clearwater Threshers were kept off the board as ace Adonis Medina was hooked up in a classic pitchers duel with Domingo Robles of the Bradenton Marauders for seven innings. It was the Threshers bullpen and two manufactured runs in … Continue reading

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A Game Loaded With Different Story Lines as the Threshers Downed the St. Lucie Mets 4-1 to Remain in First Place in the FSL North

Sunday afternoon games have been exciting this season at Spectrum Field in Clearwater.  Today’s game was no exception.  We had all kind of story lines in the game. The best of course was a 4–1 Threshers win over the St. … Continue reading

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Grenny Cumana’s Two Great Defensive Plays From Left Field Saves 4-3 Threshers Win

For a guy who did not play the outfield until this season, left fielder Grenny Cumana came up big defensively when it counted.  He saved two potential runs from scoring on two separate plays which turned out to be enough … Continue reading

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Jose Pujols and Shutout Pitching Lead The Threshers to a 2-0 Win Over Tampa In a Great Time For Phillies Baseball

Yesterday was a wild day and night in Phillies baseball.  And we were able to watch it all, either in person or on TV, from our perch here in Florida. From a walk-off, three-run homer by “‘Mikey” of the Phillies … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Expand Winning Streak To Four Games By Getting Help From Unlikely Sources: Mauricio Llovera, Kyle Martin and Grenny Cumana

Winning teams get help from from the entire roster. In last night’s 5-2 win the Threshers   to sweep the three game series with Daytona to extend their winning streak to four games. The way they did it proved the … Continue reading

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After Last Night’s Clearwater Threshers Game, Kyle Dohy Looks Ready To Move Up Again!

Last night we watched two games that started out so similar with 0-0 scores until the final inning,  yet ended so differently. The Phillies lost its 0-0 game in the bottom of the tenth inning on a two out, three-run … Continue reading

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