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The Phillies Farm System Has An Interesting Starting Left/Right Starting Pitching Combination and Several Home Run Hitting First Basemen

Growing up I watched many great major league lefty-right starting pitching combinations such as Spahn and Burdette for the the Braves and later Short and Bunning for the Phillies.  The Phillies have a left-right starter combination in the low minors … Continue reading

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The Best Two Phillies 19 year-old Minor League Pitchers Sixto Sanchez and Kyle Young Take To The Mound

We could not wait to listen to the first game of 19 year-old Sixto Sanchez in the Florida State League on Saturday night.  He was so hyped by the Phillies minor league department and especially the experts in the media … Continue reading

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Young and Tromp Caught My Attention On The First Day Of Phillies Minor League Spring Training Games

The Toronto Blue Jays AAA and AA teams visited the Carpenter Complex to scrimmage the Phillies AAA and AA teams.  The high and low A Phillies returned the favor and traveled four miles up Belcher Road to the Bobby Mattock … Continue reading

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The Phillies Young Starting Major League Pitchers Were On Display Saturday At The Complex

Vince Velasquez, Jarad Eickhoff , Aaron Nola and Ben Lively threw live batting practice Saturday morning at the Carpenter Complex.  Along with veteran starters Jeremy Hellickson and Clay Buchholz, they hold the keys to much of the success for the … Continue reading

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The Phillies Just Might Have The Two Of The Top Young Left-handed Starting Pitchers in The Minors, Eniery Garcia and Denny Martinez.

The other day, I was watching the MLB channel and they were talking about the Pirates and their lack of a left-handed starter.  They are not the only team without a lefty in its rotation.  The Phillies have 16 starting … Continue reading

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The Minor League Playoffs Have Started And Several Phillies Teams Lost Control Of Their “House”

It’s great to have four of your six teams in the minor league post season but you have to defend your “House” to win in elimination games.  So far, the Phillies teams are 0 for 2 in playoff-related home elimination … Continue reading

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