Tag Archives: Lehigh Valley IronPigs

The Jan Hernandez Three-run Homer and The Damon Jones No-hitter Top Phillies Minor League Play

Normally, a no-hitter tops the three-run homer but not last night in Phillies minor league action. It was a three-run homer by outfielder Jan Hernandez that was the difference in the Lehigh Valley’s 5-2 win over Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in the second … Continue reading

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After Only Five Games Into the Season, the Phillies Farm System Is Taking Shape

The top two farm teams in the Phillies system are off to strong starts. Last night they both won closely contested games to go 4-1 on the season. Lehigh Valley won at home 5-4 over Scranton Wilkes-Barre thanks to a … Continue reading

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Friday Night, Good to be A Phillis Fan as Spencer Howard, Ranfi Casimiro and Rhys Hoskins Keep the Phillies Organization Alive

It was a good night to be a Phillies fan.  All the teams playing won! Yea! After some tough times recently, the Phillies, IronPigs and BlueClaws played games to remember when it really counted. We settled around the old TV, … Continue reading

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The Phillies Minor League Post Season Is Crashing. Can the Lakewood BlueClaws’ Spencer Howard Save It From Burning? The Answer Is ‘YES”. Howard Pitches a Nine-Inning “No-No” For the Win!

On Tuesday, the Phillies Farm Director hightailed it out of the town leaving behind three of his former teams at the starting line of the minor league post season.  The Phillies Front Office seemed never to put any priority into … Continue reading

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Jose Pujols and Zach Green Are My Phillies Minor League Offensive Players of the Year

The Phillies need offense and they have two guys in the minor leagues who might help them sooner than later.   Jose Pujols and Zach Green are both putting together career years with the bat. Last night it was Jose … Continue reading

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Who’s Standing Out in the Phillies System as the Minor League Season Comes to an End?

With only two weeks left in the minor league regular season let’s take a look at the MiLB statistical leader boards as they relate to the Phillies organization. What does jump out is the dominance by Phillies pitching prospects in … Continue reading

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The Phillies Have Not Given Cole Irvin a Shot at the Show, Yet! Why?

We might never know why one pitcher is promoted over another to the major leagues but we usually have a good idea.  The Phillies have a 24-year-old left-handed starter Cole Irvin at AAA.  He has compiled a 10-3 record with … Continue reading

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