Tag Archives: Nick Pivetta

The Phillies 14W-5L-1T Spring Training Record Is a Good Sign For When the Regular Season Starts

2020 Baseball’s future is uncertain but MLB spring training games came to an abrupt halt after Thursday because of  COVID-19 pandemic. The Phillies had the best record not only in the Grapefruit League with a 14-5-1 record but of any … Continue reading

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Phillies Nick Pivetta Puts It All Together In Yesterday’s Game With Deivy Grullon As His Catcher

The Phillies have a battle going on for the final spot in the starting rotation. Yesterday in Ft. Myers against the Boston Red Sox, Nick Pivetta jumped out in front with a five strikeout gem in 2.2 innings. At the … Continue reading

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Phillies Catchers and Pitchers Have Reported To Clearwater: J.T. Realmuto Stands Out With the Bat

If you want a batting practice home run ball, just stand behind the left field fence at Roberts Field. This is where J.T. Realmuto deposited at least ten long balls over the fence in catchers batting practice on Thursday. He … Continue reading

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The Phillies Don’t Need Gerrit Cole for $36 Million a Year If They Have Zack Wheeler and Spencer Howard In Their Starting Rotation

The Phillies maxed out with the signing of Zack Wheeler but $118 million for five years will  win some games for the Phils and pay some bills for Zack. The Yankees signed the big ace in free agency, Gerrit Cole, … Continue reading

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Phillies Need Starting Pitching Now! Spencer Howard, Damon Jones and Bailey Falter Are The Best They Have In The Minors!

Last night, yet again, we saw that the Phillies will not win with its existing starting pitching rotation. Nick Pavetta left much to be desired and picked up the loss.  Only Aaron Nola is pitching at a high major league … Continue reading

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It Was All About the Starting Pitchers In the Phillies System Last Night

Last night, it was about the starting pitching in the Phillies system.  Four winning starting pitchers in its system went 4-0 and allowed only 13 hits and 1 run in 25.1 innings. The Phillies Nick Pivetta pitched a six-inning shutout … Continue reading

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Velasquez and Nola Throw A Bullpen And Catcher’s Take Batting Practice To Bring Pitchers and Catchers To An End

One week down and five weeks to go in Spring Training.  The first week ended on Sunday with Vince Velasquez and Aaron Nola throwing a bullpen, pitchers running on the warning tracks and catcher taking BP all in about one-half … Continue reading

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