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Phillies Minor League Teams Square off Against One Another At The Carpenter Complex

Yesterday, it was all about watching Phillies intra-squad baseball.  The weather has been and continues to be a problem.  The Phillies minor league teams play at the Complex rather than risk weather problems if they send teams to the nearby … Continue reading

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Finally Phillies Have Power Hitting Bats At The Infield Corners: Same Age But Different Lineups

Remember this date, Friday March 18th, 2016.   That date will go down in Phillies history when two, 23- year-old corner infielders each hit home runs and each drove in three runs for the Phillies in spring training wins. One … Continue reading

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The Phillies Minor League Players Have A lot On The Line In The Next Two Weeks

As the Phillies minor league camp finished up its first week, it is alway interesting to watch the 150 or so players who began camp.  Particularly, the first year camp guys and the long time players though still young will … Continue reading

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The Phillies Minor League Spring Training Teams Go Winless In Four Games To Open The Season

Opening day was packed with fans on two fields of the Carpenter Complex.  But the results were disappointing as the Phillies minor league teams when 0-2-2 in four games.  For sumaries of the games see the excellent coverage on the … Continue reading

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Josh Tobias, Brendon Hayden, Jose Taveras and Ismael Cabrera Stand Out Against the Canadian Junior National Team

It was a nice Sunday afternoon at St. Peterburg’s Walter Fuller Baseball Complex with the wind blowing in and rain not too far off in the Gulf of Mexico.  The Phillies picked a mix squad of minor leaguers to face … Continue reading

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Nothing Like Three-Run Homers Flying Out Almost At The Same Time From Three Young Phillies Prospects

What do Phillies prospects Nick Williams, Aaron Brown and Jhailyn Ortiz have in    common?  The answer is they all hit three-run homers on Saturday afternoon in Clearwater on three different fields. Williams hit his three-run blast in what turned … Continue reading

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Elniery Garcia and Ranfi Casimiro Look Ready For Big Seasons On The Mound After Today’s Phillies Minor League Spring Training Action

It was another beautiful day at the Carpenter Complex as over 150 Phillies minor league players have been working out hoping to someday to play in the major leagues. It was basically it was the AAA team vs. AA on … Continue reading

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Put Roman Quinn In The Phillies Outfield And Might Just Become the Next “Toy Cannon”

It’s time the Phillies Front Office thinks outside the box.  No more journeymen from other organizations.  Let’s go for it! And I say why not Roman Quinn in the major league outfield.  With Aaron Altherr out for 4 to 6 … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospects Mitch Walding and Deivi Grullon Start The 2016 Season Strong

Baseball Betsy and I watched an interesting game on Monday at Bright House.  The game resulted in a 4-3 win for the Phillies over a college team from Japan. The Phillies team was made up of players from the minor … Continue reading

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Phillies Start Spring Training 2016 with a Win Against the University of Tampa

The big story before yesterday’s game with the University of Tampa was the Phillies 6-2 loss to them to kick-off last season’s spring training. The Phils were the only team to lose to a college team in spring training in … Continue reading

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