Tag Archives: Kenny Giles

Ruben Amaro Jr. Ryne Sandberg and Grenny Cumana: Just A Normal Day In The Phillies System

Today I hustled over to Englebert Complex where the Blue Jays train to see one of the  last games before the Phillies Instruct camp breaks up on Friday.  The top management of the team were there along with several of … Continue reading

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My Top Ten Minor Moments During the 2012 Phillies Farm System Season

It’s time to do one of those year end wraps and put an end to the 2012 season. Oh, the Phillies still have farmhands playing.  Just a couple of days ago in Australia  the 2012 ace for the Willamsport Crosscutters,  … Continue reading

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My 2012 Phillies Organizational All Stars

A couple of weeks age the MiLB.com selected the Phillies players in the minor league organization who had the best years by position. HERE  I thought it would be a good idea to give my list from a little different … Continue reading

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Phillies Power Bats and Power Arms In Instructs

When I go to a game I want to see the long ball and lots of  Ks.   Maybe because I grew up closer to Baltimore than Philadelphia all I ever heard of growing up was the O’s manager Earl Weaver’s … Continue reading

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Freddy Galvis and the Phillies 2012 Arizona Fall League Guys Get Game Action At Instructs.

There was Freddy Galvis at short.  Cody Asche took some at bats.  Tommy Joseph hit a long sacrifice fly RBI.  In came Kyle Simon and Tyler Knigge for two clean innings from the pen.   No it was not a … Continue reading

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Knigge and Giles Mean the Future Is Bright in The Phillies Bullpen.

Last night in the first game of the Eastern League playoffs with the Reading Phillies ahead 4-2, set up reliever Tyler Knigge faced the Trenton Thunder best hitter David Adams with runners on second and third and two out in … Continue reading

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“Once In A Blue Moon” Does A Phillies Reliever At Any Level End A Game With A 101 MPH Swinging Strike Three Pitch

Finally the month of August 2012 came to an end.  As the saying goes some things happen only “Once in a Blue Moon” as in  only very rare circumstances.  Like Phillies farmhand Darin Ruf hitting 20 home runs in August … Continue reading

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