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It Was Home Run Derby Time Today In Phillies Minor League Spring Training

Across the Bay in Tampa the New York Yankees were having a Home Run Derby of their own in batting practice between Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton.  Read HERE. Right here on Roberts Field this afternoon the Phillies minor league … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, February | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Phillies Two Corner Outfield Prospects Andrew Pullin and Jose Pujols Going In Different Directions

We settled in last night to watch the Reading vs. Harrisburg game on MiLB-TV .  We were rewarded with a quite showed by Reading’s left fielder Andrew Pullin.  He hit two homers including a grand slam on a ball hit … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, April, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Indians and Cubs Have Done It And They Are In The World Series! We Can Only Hope That The Phillies Give Young Prospects Like Hoskins and Kilome A Chance Next Season

We settled in the other night to follow Rhys Hoskins on the internet from the Dominican Winter League and watch Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians pitcher a gem in the first game of the World Series.  And we were … Continue reading

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Rhys Hoskins, Dylan Cozens, Ben Lively and Elniery Garcia Are My Phillies Top Prospects Of The Year

It’s that time of the year when everyone picks the top “Players of the Year” in some category or the other at the minor league level.  My picks for the top Phillies minor league hitting and pitching prospects are hitters, … Continue reading

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Cozens, Hoskins and Lively Are The Phillies Minor League Players Of The Year, But Why Not Include Elniery Garcia Too?

Congratulations to Dylan Cozens, Rhys Hoskins and Ben Lively for receiving the Paul Owens Award as the best position players and pitcher in the Phillies organization.  They put up some of the best numbers of any player in  MLB minor … Continue reading

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Minor League Playoffs Are Over And The Phillies Teams go 6-11, Now On To AFL, Instruct and Winter Ball

“It’s always darkest before the dawn”.  For me that’s how I would sum up the Phillies minor league teams’ weak performances in the post season. The Phillies are the only MLB organization not to have won a minor league championship … Continue reading

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After Last Night, Elniery “Big Game” Garcia Shows He Belongs On The Phillies Roster, But Which One?

For his second straight start Elniery Garcia won an elimination game to allowed his team to play one more meaningful game this season. Last Friday night it was a regular season elimination game for the Clearwater Threshers to qualify for … Continue reading

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