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Watching the Present and the Future in Phillies Baseball at Today’s Spring Training

It was a lot of fun watching the Phillies live batting practice this morning on Carlton Field. We saw Bryce Harper along with Roman Quinn hit in live BP against Jake Arrieta, Jose Alvarez, Drew Storen and Austin Davis. They … Continue reading

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Time For “Live BP” and Phillies Rookie Nick Maton Quickly Homers Off Aaron Nola

Spring training takes on a life of its own. Moving from “catchers and pitchers” bullpens the first week, to coaches throwing batting practice, to “Live BP” the second week, Tuesday began the live batting practice phase where pitchers throw with … Continue reading

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The First Day of 2020 Spring Training is in the Books, Harper Rakes, Hoskins Goes Deep and Roman Quinn Takes to the Air

You can tell something about a team with hold they deploy their teams in workouts. On Monday all the media was talking about was Jean Segura was at third base and Scott Kingery was at second base in the infield … 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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Baseball’s Transition From Offseason To Spring Training Begins With Catchers And Pitchers Reporting.

The past usuually tells us all we need to know about the future. If this is the case, the Phillies are in a great position. ┬áThe offseason told us that they might have one of the best young future batteries … Continue reading

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Finally the 2019 Phillies Baseball Season Has Come to an End. Logan O’Hoppe Is Our Phillies Player of the ABL Playoffs.

No more 3:30 am first pitch games from a place 16 time zones ahead of us watching here in Florida. The Phillies baseball season is finally over. Thank goodness for that! It ended with an Adelaide Giants 6-2 defeat on … Continue reading

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Two of the Best Teenagers In Baseball Are Phillies Prospects Logan O’Hoppe and Rixon Wingrove, But Not For Long!

If the Australian Baseball League Championship Series goes the full three games, Adelaide Giant’s catcher Logan O’Hoppe will no longer be one of the best young teenage prospects in baseball. He turns 20-years old on Sunday when the final game … Continue reading

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