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Jose Taveras Strong In 2018 Debut For Reading; Strikes Out Vladimir Guerrero Jr., “TWICE”!

What a to start to his 2018 season!  Coming off a shoulder problem, Reading’s Jose Taveras made his 2018 debut start by striking out the leading hitter in all the minor leagues, Vladimir Guerrero Jr., TWICE!   Taveras pitched 5.1 … Continue reading

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Jiandido Tromp, Zach Green, Seranthony Dominguez, Darick Hall, Jan Hernandez and Enyel De Los Santos Standout in Today’s Phillies Minor League Games

It was the minor league teams of the Atlanta Braves that took on the Phillies today.  The A ball teams played in Kissimmee near Disney World and the AA and AAA teams played at the Carpenter Complex It was cold … Continue reading

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Grapefruit, Exhibition and Intrasquad Games Kept All the Phillies And Fans Busy This Afternoon

The likely Phillies starting lineup was kept back on Ashburn Field late in the morning taking batting practice (se pictures of batting practice on Betsy’s blog HERE.) while likely major league bench and AAA players were over at Steinbrenner Field … Continue reading

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Jose Taveras, Deivi Grullon, Seranthony Dominguez, Willy Garcia and Darick Hall Look Ready To Start The Season

It was a good weekend for us watching Phillies spring training baseball.  Some of the guys we have followed since their Gulf Coast League days came up big and a couple of our friends from last year’s Clearwater Threshers team … Continue reading

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Seranthony Dominguez On The Mound and Zack Green and Andrew Pullin With The Bats Impress in First Spring Training Game Of The Season

The spring training opener was all about Seranthony Dominguez.  Not only was he the only pitcher to set his fastball at 96 mph in the game and but threw  knee buckling sliders to record two of his three strikeouts in … 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 Pitchers and Catchers Report For Spring Training

Before a small crowd of fans the Phillies kicked off official spring training  at the Carpenter Complex.  You get a sense that not much is expected by the fan base from the team this season.   The first day for … Continue reading

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