Tag Archives: Maikel Franco

If The Phillies Sign Harper Or Not, They Still Have Power Hitters At The Major and Minor League Level.

It was a lot of fun watching Phillies spring training baseball at all levels today at the Carpenter Complex and Bryce Harper was not even in town.  What I saw was a lot of long ball power from Rhys Hoskins, … Continue reading

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Jose Pujols and Shutout Pitching Lead The Threshers to a 2-0 Win Over Tampa In a Great Time For Phillies Baseball

Yesterday was a wild day and night in Phillies baseball.  And we were able to watch it all, either in person or on TV, from our perch here in Florida. From a walk-off, three-run homer by “‘Mikey” of the Phillies … Continue reading

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Thursday Was Another Day of Drills At Phillies Spring Training

Thursday was a beautiful day in Clearwater so” let’s play two”.  But no! It was just another spring training  day of infield drills on the half field in front of Spectrum Field and pitchers fielding practice and catchers’ batting practice … Continue reading

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“The Boys Are Back In Town” The Phillies Take BP This morning At The Carpenter Complex

The Phillies are not wasting any time. Wednesday is the official date for catchers and pitchers to report for workouts but the Phillies bats are already back in town and look ready to go! The ball was flying around Roberts … Continue reading

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Finally Phillies Have Power Hitting Bats At The Infield Corners: Same Age But Different Lineups

Remember this date, Friday March 18th, 2016.   That date will go down in Phillies history when two, 23- year-old corner infielders each hit home runs and each drove in three runs for the Phillies in spring training wins. One … Continue reading

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In Offseason Action, Hoskins Is Hit by a Pitch, H-Rod and Franco Go Deep and Moore Just Keeps Winning

Rhys Hoskins took a 2-2 pitch up and in that deflected off his hand and jaw in Australian Baseball action on Saturday.  Hoskins who is tied for doubles and leads in extra base hits in the ABL had no chance … Continue reading

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Phillies Instruct Pitchers Combine To End The 2015 Season On A 16 Strikeout Performance Against The Yankees

The Phillies Instruct pitchers put on quite a show Thursday afternoon at Bright House.  Six  pitchers combined to rack up 16 strikeouts over nine innings against the Yankees Instructs in a 1-0 win to end the 2015 baseball season in … Continue reading

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