Tag Archives: Kevin Markham

Clearwater’s Jose Pujols, FSL Player of the Year and Threshers Clinch the Second-Half Northern Division Title

Threshers’ right fielder for most of the season, Jose Pujols, has been selected as the Florida  State League Player of the Year and last night the Threshers clinched the Second-Half Northern Division Title with a 2-1 win over Jupiter, read … 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

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The Clearwater Threshers Show What It Takes to Win by a Shutout

As season ticket holders for the Clearwater Threshers, I am not a fan of “rehab” baseball. The $520.00 is what we pay for a two season tickets packages, which the Threshers Front Office is quick to remind us, is a … Continue reading

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Moniak, Lartigue and Markham Power The Threshers to a 6-1 Win Over Bradenton.

Back in 1982, the Milwaukee Brewers led the league in runs and home runs and earned the nickname Harvey’s Wallbangers, after Manager Harvey Kuenn. Last night, Mickey Moniak was an actual “wall banger” as he hit a double and triple … Continue reading

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Threshers Prove 14 Strikeouts Pitching and Six Doubles Hitting Will Get A Win

The Clearwater Threshers downed the Tampa Tarpons 4-2 with strikeout pitching and timely doubles to remain one game behind the Dunedin Blue Jays in the battle for the second half northern division lead in the Florida State League. Maurico Llovera … Continue reading

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Who’s Hot and Who’s Not for the Clearwater Threshers with One Month Left in the Season

With just over 30 games remaining in the 2018 minor league season, it is very important for players to finish “strong”. A lot rides on what they do over the next month. Who will be invited to the prestigious Arizona … Continue reading

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The Clearwater Threshers Have to Thank Jose Pujols, Mickey Moniak, Luke Williams, Kevin Markham and the Hitting Coach For Getting Them Into First Place In The Second Half.

With last night’s 6-4 win in a rain-shortened game in Lakeland, the Threshers took over a half-game lead for first place and the final playoff berth in the Northern Division of the Florida State League. The Threshers have won 6 … Continue reading

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Paulino, Moniak and Markham Lead Clearwater To a 5-1 Win Over Daytona

Strong pitching and timely hitting are the key parts of any win. The Clearwater Threshers 5-1 win over the Daytona Tortugas Tuesday night was no different. I have been unable to figure out all season what role the Threshers starting … Continue reading

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Lakewood BlueClaws Newly Arrived Kevin Markham Making A Difference in the Sally League To Earn Friday night’s Standout Star

Kevin Markham was sent down from Clearwater to Lakewood to replace a highly regarded centerfielder, the injured Simon Muzziotti.  It was Markham who looked more highly regarded than even Clearwater’s centerfielder, Mickey Moniak, who was blocking his way in the … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Continue To Battle But Need To Get Back To Winning Ways In Advance A Minor League Baseball

To start the season the Clearwater Threshers were written up by a couple of minor league blogs as one of the best teams in minor league baseball. Well fans, they have started out very slowly going 1-6 and have lost … Continue reading

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