Tag Archives: Maikel Franco

Alec Bohm Listed As One of the Top Ten Players in Saturday’s AFL’s Fall Stars Game

The Phillies 2018 first round draft pick Alec Bohm always seems to receive a lot of accolades as he did on Saturday in the AFL Stars Fall Game. He scored two runs by getting on base with a hard hit … Continue reading

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The Phillies Losing All Five Games in The Washington Series In Late September With John Middleton In the Stands Probably Was Final Straw Leaving Him With No Other Choice But To Fire Gabe Kapler

After watching and reading about one of the most interesting days in Phillies history on Friday, my take is that losing the five game series in late September against the Washington National was likely the coup de grace for Gabe … Continue reading

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The Phillies Makes Changes But the Results Are No Different

Out goes Maikel Franco in comes Scott Kingery at third base but results stayed the same  in Sunday’s loss. The Phillies were outscored 10-5 against the Chicago White Sox, one of the worst teams in the major leagues.  The more … Continue reading

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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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