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Darick Hall and Sam Coonrod Are Our Unheralded Phillies Players of Spring Training

We may have not read much in spring training coverage about Darick Hall and Sam Coonrod. Still they are our position player and pitcher of Phillies spring training. Yesterday against the Tigers, they proved our reasons for our selections. Hall … Continue reading

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The Phillies Have Spent More Big Bucks On Another Big International Prospect. Will It Ever Pay Off?

All is quiet on the Phillies front. Not much was going on at the spring training facilities in Clearwater on Thursaday as most of both the major and minor league camp players have split far and wide. Manager Joe Girardi … Continue reading

Posted in 2020, March | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Could This Be The Phillies Infield of the Future? Bryson Stott, Luis Garcia, Kendall Simmons, Rixon Wingrove and Logan O’Hoppe

It’s only the third week of Australian Baseball action but top Phillies prospects catcher Logan O’Hoppe and first baseman Rixon Wingrove were were rounding into mid-season form Friday night in the Australian Baseball League. They combined to drive-in 11 of … Continue reading

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Team USA loses to Australia 2-1 in the Premier12 tournament As Alec Bohm Takes a Called Strike Three With The Tying Run in Scoring Position

There it was. A chance to say the Phillies finally got it right on a No. 1 draft pick. It was not to be as Alec Bohm took a called third strike with two outs and the tying run on … Continue reading

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Phillies Top Pitching Prospects Spencer Howard and Bailey Falter End Minor League Spring Training Looking Ready To Go!

The Phillies minor league camp has broken up with the players headed in several different directions. The Lehigh Valley IronPigs, the Reading Fighten Phils and the Lakewood BlueClaws left Florida for start of the season up North. The Clearwater Threshers … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, March | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Phillies Minor League Team Downs Villanova University 6-0 at Spectrum Field

The Phillies Minor League team made up of A ball and rookie level players downed the Villanova University Wildcat team 6-0 at Spectrum Field. The Phillies received strong pitching which allowed only one hit and had solid hitting in the … Continue reading

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Nick Fanti Earns a Brilliant Win by Striking Out 9 of the First 10 Batters He Faced in the Australian Baseball League

Four Phillies prospects have been playing note worthy baseball in the Australian Baseball League.  Lefty Nick Fanti led the way with a brilliant five inning start for the Sydney Blue Sox, Saturday afternoon, when he struck out nine of the … Continue reading

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Luis Garcia, Ben Aklinski and Kevin Gowdy Lead Phillies Instructs Team to 6-1 Win Over Yankees in Final Game

Finally, the curtain was brought down on the Phillies 2018 season Friday morning at Spectrum Field.  The Phillies ended Fall Instructs by downing the Yankees Instructs 6-1.  They were led by Luis Garcia’s two hits and the two home runs … Continue reading

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Phillies Instructs Games Begin and First Round Draft Pick Alec Bohm Goes Deep

On Monday the Phillies opened the 2018 Florida Instructional League season against the Toronto Blue Jays. It was a coming out of sorts for the Phillies top 2018 draft pick, Alec Bohm.  He homered for the first time in a … Continue reading

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The Phillies’ future is now with players like Medina, Singer, Hall, De La Cruz and Pelletier

I like to live in the future. For me as a Phillies fan, the future Saturday afternoon was not over at Spectrum Field where the Phillies were losing to the Rays, but on the backfields of the Carpenter Complex. There, … Continue reading

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