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If The Phillies Build Through The Farm System Who Will Those Players Likely Be?

Where will the Phillies end up in the 2013 standings remains to be see. Veteran players like pitchers Roy Halladay and Kyle Kendrick and position players like Michael Young, Delmon Young,  Laynce Nix and Chase Utley are in the final … Continue reading

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The Phillies Jesse Biddle And Adam Morgan, Two Of The Best Young Lefthanded Pitchers In Minor League Baseball

It was one of those rare Sunday afternoons when two of the best young left-handed pitchers in minor league baseball were pitching on adjacent fields at the Blue Jays minor league complex in Dunedin Fl.  The Phillies 21 year old … Continue reading

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Phillies Minor League Pitchers Ethan Martin and Brendan Lafferty Impress Against the Blue Jays

The Phillies AAA and AA minor league groups traveled up the road a few miles to the Blue Jays minor league complex in Dunedin on Friday. Two pitchers for the Phils stood out: Ethan Martin and Brendan Lafferty.  Martin started … Continue reading

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My Top Ten Minor Moments During the 2012 Phillies Farm System Season

It’s time to do one of those year end wraps and put an end to the 2012 season. Oh, the Phillies still have farmhands playing.  Just a couple of days ago in Australia  the 2012 ace for the Willamsport Crosscutters,  … Continue reading

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The 2012 Baseball Season Finally Ends For Top Phillies Prospects Ruf and Asche

It seems like only yesterday that Baseball Betsy and I were at the Carpenter Complex to watch the start of the Phillies minor league camp.  But it was early March and the 2012 baseball season was just underway.  For most … Continue reading

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Phillies Shortstop Prospect Edgar Duran Is Having A Breakout Season

The Phillies are loaded with shortstop prospects from Freddy Galvis on the 40 man roster to the New York/Penn League All Star Roman Quinn who broke Williamsport’s records for triples and runs scored this season.  But another shortstop who played … Continue reading

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Four Phillies Farmhands Who Could Make Their Major League Debuts In 2013

What do we know?  We know the Phillies need a third baseman.  They need a fourth outfielder who can play defense.  Yes, they need a center fielder too.  Don’t forget about a power arm out of the pen.  A team … Continue reading

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