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Reading’s Carlos Alonso Is The Phillies Minor League April’s Plus/Minus Offensive Leader

I am great believer in “get ’em on and drive ’em in”.  Those two are the offensive categories I look at to see if a player is generating any runs for his team.   To create a measure of offensive … Continue reading

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Phillies Prospect Kelly Dugan Shows Why The Walk Is Important Scoring Runs

Yesterday was important is studying what the Phillies and its farm teams need to do to win ball games:  Draw more walks!   In games on Sunday walks to Ryan Howard and the Clearwater Threshers’ Kelly Dugan were followed directly … Continue reading

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Phillies Former No. 1 Draft Picks Jesse Biddle and Shane Watson Pitch Shutout Baseball

“Pitching wins World Championships”.   That is a statement made by many baseball people in the industry.   Last night former Phillies first round draft picks Jesse Biddle (2010) pitched 7.2 innings of shutout three hit ball for Reading and … Continue reading

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The Phillies Minor League Pitchers Biddle, Garner and Neris Shine Under Friday Night Lights.

Last year the Clearwater Threshers started off with potentially one of the best starting pitching rotations in minor league baseball with Adam Morgan, Brody Colvin, Jesse Biddle, Austin Wright and Perci Garner.  Morgan and Biddle lived up to expectations; Wright … Continue reading

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