Tag Archives: JD Hammer

Phillies Catchers and Pitchers Have Reported To Clearwater: J.T. Realmuto Stands Out With the Bat

If you want a batting practice home run ball, just stand behind the left field fence at Roberts Field. This is where J.T. Realmuto deposited at least ten long balls over the fence in catchers batting practice on Thursday. He … Continue reading

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With Great Pitching and Timely Hitting, The Phillies Teams Won All Five Games on Saturday

Saturday was one of those days that the Phillies organization won all five games played. From the team with the best winning percentage in the system, to the lowest Lakewood, they all added a “W” to the standings. The magic formula … Continue reading

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Pitching Remains the Key, Up and Down the Phillies System

Last night it was great relief pitching that paved the way for the Phillies 6-4 win over the Milwaukee Brewers.  The only other win in the Phillies organization yesterday was provided in part by Clearwater Threshers starting pitcher Julian Garcia. … Continue reading

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

Young Arms Continue To Impress In the Phillies Farm System

Keep an eye on young pitchers Ben Brown and Kyle Glogoski for Lakewood and Lehigh Valley’s Edgar Garcia and Reading’s JD Hammer. They continued to impress this week. Yesterday, Ben Brown pitched 3.2 more shutout innings in relief for the … Continue reading

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Strong Pitching by Alejandro Requena Key To Threshers 3-1 Win Over Charlotte

Clearwater’s Alejandro Requena came up big in pitching seven strong innings for the 3-1 win over the Southern Division leading Charlotte Stone Crabs last night at Spectrum Field. It was a big win for the Threshers who maintained a four … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, August | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thursday Was Another Day of Drills At Phillies Spring Training

Thursday was a beautiful day in Clearwater so” let’s play two”.  But no! It was just another spring training  day of infield drills on the half field in front of Spectrum Field and pitchers fielding practice and catchers’ batting practice … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, February | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Phillies Prospect J.D. Hammer Continues To Show It’s Time For His Major League Stuff But Not In The AFL Stars Game!

Overlooked to pitch in the Arizona Fall League Fall Stars game on Saturday, J.D. Hammer came back yesterday to pitch two innings of shutout ball to continue his perfect no run AFL season. We can only guess Hammer was being … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, November | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Playoff Hopes Dashed for Clearwater as Dunedin Clinches Playoff Berth

Farm Director Joe Jordan and I see a different game. Last night Joe sat up in the stands watching his hapless Clearwater Threshers get eliminated from the FSL playoffs for the second straight season by the Dunedin Blue Jays, 5-3, … Continue reading

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