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Phillies Prospects Connor Seabold and Zach Green Move On To the Minor League Leader Boards

As I have blogged in the previous posts, the leader boards for the four full season minor league teams tell us how the top Phillies minor league players compare to the other 29 MLB teams’ prospects.  It becomes more difficult … Continue reading

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Phillies Need to Call-Up Left-handed Starting Pitcher Cole Irvin and His Catcher Logan Moore

Lefty Cole Irvin has been like a machine as a starting pitcher for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs this season.  Yesterday, he won his seventh straight start in a 6-2 win over the Charlotte Knights.  His 8 wins are tied for … Continue reading

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The Phillies Top Pitching Prospect Enyel De Los Santos Is The Best Starting Pitcher Not In The Major Leagues!

Over lunch today, we watched MiLB-TV as Lehigh Valley’s Enyel De Los Santos pitched against Gwinnett, the Braves AAA farm team.   He looked major league ready in picking up his sixth win of the season in the 7-1 IronPigs … Continue reading

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Will The Phillies Move A Left-hander Up Into The Starting Rotation and What To Do With Closer Edgar Garcia?

All true Phillies fans know they have not had a left-hander starter in over 200 major league games.   Yesterday was one of the best days ever for minor league Phillies southpaw starters:  Cole Irvin, AAA,  JoJo Romero, AA and … Continue reading

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Jose Taveras Strong In 2018 Debut For Reading; Strikes Out Vladimir Guerrero Jr., “TWICE”!

What a to start to his 2018 season!  Coming off a shoulder problem, Reading’s Jose Taveras made his 2018 debut start by striking out the leading hitter in all the minor leagues, Vladimir Guerrero Jr., TWICE!   Taveras pitched 5.1 … Continue reading

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Phillies Minor League Left-handed Starters Standout On Saturday

For a major league team that has not started a left- handed pitcher since September 28th of 2016, yesterday was just the opposite: all the three Phillies farm teams in action started left-handed pitchers. They all pitched shutout ball. Cole … Continue reading

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Reading’s Deivi Grullon Just Had A Ten Game Span To Remember To Begin The Month of May

Only the schedule could stop the red hot bat of Reading’s catcher Deivi Grullon because  the Fighting Phils are off today. In his first ten games of May, Grullon hit .400 going 14 for 35 with four home runs.  In … Continue reading

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