Tag Archives: Pete Lavin

Colin Kleven Matches Up With Aaron Nola While Both Were With The Clearwater Threshers In The Second Half Of The Season

One starting pitcher, Aaron Nola the seventh overall pick in the recent draft, got the call- up Sunday to AA and another starting pitcher, Colin Kleven, is still toiling  for a weak Clearwater Threshers team in high A.  He is … Continue reading

Posted in August 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Phillies Full Season Farm Teams Have All Hit Bottom So Let’s Look To The Final 45 Games Or So That Remain In The Season and the AFL For The Future

Two-thirds of the minor league season is over.  Only about 45 games or so remain.  It has not been a good season for the Phillies minor league full season teams.  Yesterday, all four of them lost again.  All of them … Continue reading

Posted in July 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why Not Pete Lavin In The Phillies Lineup?

Nothing is more disgusting in the 2014 baseball season than watching Phillies baseball especially the recently conclude series against the Pirates.   The Phillies could not hit, could not field but did get reasonable pitching.  My only question is how … Continue reading

Posted in July 2014 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s Players Like Ken Giles, Pete Lavin and Trey Williams Who Have Kept Me Going Back to Watch Philllies Minor League Baseball

When you follow minor league baseball of losing teams,  you can not worry about winning baseball.  You do need a player who is worth the price of admission to motivate you to actually go watch to the games in person. … Continue reading

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It Was Wednesday In The Phillies Minor League System, So It Must Be Reading

We were fortunate to see another interesting game in our week’s trip through the Phillies farm system.  This time it was the Reading Fightins and another ninth inning loss with the tying run in scoring position.  It was good baseball … Continue reading

Posted in June 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Andrew Pullin and Brock Stassi Use Long Balls To Power Up The Baseball Ross +/- List

The Phillies finally broke out of their hitting slump yesterday in the big 9-0 win over the Colorado Rockies.  In the 18 games before that they had been shut six times including Sunday’s no-hit game by the Dodgers Josh Beckett. … Continue reading

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Are Any Phillies Minor League Players on The Leader Boards?

In golf tournaments it’s called the leader board for the over/under par of the golfers as the tournament progresses by hole each day.  What about the minor league baseball?  Which Phillies minor league players are on the MiLB leader boards? … Continue reading

Posted in May 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment