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One More Day Of “Pitchers and Catchers” At Phillies Spring Training

Sunday is finally the last day of “pitchers and catchers” at Phillies spring training.  No more PFPs. Yea! Saturday was another day to work on storylines in spring training for the 2018 season.  So I decided again to wander over … Continue reading

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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

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Phillies Top Prospects Alfaro, Crawford And Kingery High On 2018 Prospect Lists

Young Phillies players with ROY eligibility are high up on many of this years prospect lists. This makes for an exciting year for Phillies baseball on a team still a way off from being considered to be considered for the … Continue reading

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Phillies Top Prospects Jorge Alfaro and Rhys Hoskins Are Proving That They Are Major League Ready Right Now!

The last two Lehigh Valley games should be enough evidence that catcher Jorge Alfaro and first baseman Rhys Hoskins are major league ready. On Sunday, Alfaro homered to right to provide the difference in the 1-0 IronPigs win. Watch HERE. … Continue reading

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Preview of the First Phillies Game of 2017 Vs. The University of Tampa

The lineup is out for tomorrow’s Phillies first spring training game.  It’s a seven-inning scrimmage against the University of Tampa at renamed Spectrum Field. To open the 2015 spring training season the U of T Spartans stunned the Phillies 6-2. … Continue reading

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Who Are The Big Boppers In The Phillies Farm System For 2017?

“Chicks might dig the long ball” but I was brought up digging the long ball hitting too. It started by watching Maris and Mantle battle in 1961 working to break Babe Ruth’s home run record and I will never forget … Continue reading

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MLB Pipeline Naming Top Ten Minor League Players At Each Position And The Phillies Alfaro and Hoskins Make The Cut

To no surprise the Phillies have two players selected by MLB Pipeline in the Top Ten Prospect Watch for the catcher and first base categories.  The No. 3 catcher is Jorge Alfaro  and first baseman Rhys Hoskins gets the ninth … Continue reading

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