Tag Archives: Nick Fanti

The Phillies Have An Urgent Need To Develop Starting Pitchers

It’s that time of year, the Phillies are looking to develop starting pitchers to fill a big need.  We have seen most of the potential prospects pitch at some point when they have come through Clearwater and on MiLB-TV.   … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, January | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Phillies Have Gone 165 Straight Games Without A Lefty Starting A Game

The Phillies have gone a long time since a left-handed pitcher started a game for them.  Not since Adam Morgan started a game on September 28th of 2016 did the Phillies have a southpaw start a major league game.   … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, November | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Phillies Have Four Position Players and Four Pitchers Selected By Baseball America To It’s Classification Minor League All-Star Teams.

The 2017 Minor League season has come to an end and the awards are starting to roll in from Baseball America. Lakewood BlueClaws pitcher Nick Fanti is going to need a U-Haul to haul away all of his 2017 awards. … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, September | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lots of “Pub” Today For Phillies Top Prospects Kilome, Eshelman, Fanti and Kingery

Pitcher Franklyn Kilome of the Clearwater Threshers was just profiled on MiLB.  Lehigh Valley’s pitcher Tom Eshelman got the nod as International League Player of the Month and one of ten MiLB Top Players of May. Not to be outdone … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, June | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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 Phillies Left-handed Starting Pitching Prospect Nick Fanti Throws an 8.2 inning “No-No”

After 113 pitches with two outs and the tying run on second base in the ninth inning, the Lakewood coaching staff finally decided lefty Nick Fanti had enough last night.  He was pulled for Trevor Betencourt who struck out the … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, May | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mickey Moniak Comes Up Big and Saves the Day for the Phillies Minor Leaguers

I always looks for some type of storyline when I go the Carpenter Complex to watch the Phillies Minor League guys.  Saturday afternoon it looked like I did not have one. The two A ball level teams were mired in … Continue reading

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