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The Battle For the Phillies “First Baseman of the Future” Between Rhys Hoskins, Darick Hall and Greg Pickett Begins Now!

The battle for the Phillies “First Baseman of the Future” has heated up in the last two weeks as the minor league season enters the half way mark. Rhys Hoskins went deep twice in Monday’s game for Lehigh Valley to … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospects, Lakewood’s Darick Hall and Adonis Medina and Clearwater’s Jacob Waguespack snubbed in All Star Selections

It’s All Star time again for the A ball guys.  The Florida State League faces off on Saturday at newly renovated Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland while the South Atlantic League game takes place on Tuesday in Columbia, South Carolina. … Continue reading

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The Phillies Minor League Prospects Shine In Recent Games

On Sunday and Monday several Phillies prospects stood out as the first half of the minor league season nears an end.     Big lefty Cole Irvin had some of his better stuff last evening including a 94 mph fastball … Continue reading

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The Home Run Race Is On: It’s Cozens/Hoskins vs. Kingery/Pullin For The Phillies Minor League Lead

In the Phillies organization, the major league team continues to be hard to watch. Last night they lost for the 19th time in the last 23 games.  But action is more interesting at the AAA minor league level where Lehigh … Continue reading

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Kingery, Moniak, Hall and Fanti Proved Last Night They Are The Phillies Future

Help might be on the way for the hapless Phillies but just not right away.  The big league team has been losers of 18 of their last 22 games.  We have never watched or listened to the Phillies farm system … Continue reading

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The Closer Role Is Important Just Ask Jeff Singer And The Clearwater Threshers

Up until last month,  Jeff Singer never had a save in affiliated baseball.  Last night he picked up his ninth save in nine opportunities over the last six weeks in Clearwater’s 6-4 win. His two inning save kept the Tampa … Continue reading

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Let The Battle For The Phillies First Baseman Of The Future Begin! It’s Rhys Hoskins vs. Darick Hall

Yesterday was a great time to watch the Phillies first basemen of the future battle it out.  They were separated by over 600 miles as the crow flies but Darick Hall in Columbia S.C. and Rhys Hoskins in Buffalo N.Y … Continue reading

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