Tag Archives: Rhys Hoskins

Phillies Get A Badly Needed Fast Start To the 2020 Season With New Manager Joe Girardi and the Addition of Zack Wheeler to the Top of the Starting Rotation

Phillies majority owner John Middleton is my hero. He made former manager Gabe Kapler the Giants’ problem and brought in an experienced manager in Joe Girardi. Below are my observations where the Phillies system stands as the team heads into … Continue reading

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The Phillies Losing All Five Games in The Washington Series In Late September With John Middleton In the Stands Probably Was Final Straw Leaving Him With No Other Choice But To Fire Gabe Kapler

After watching and reading about one of the most interesting days in Phillies history on Friday, my take is that losing the five game series in late September against the Washington National was likely the coup de grace for Gabe … Continue reading

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Bryson Stott and Logan O’Hoppe Surge To the Top of the Phillies Prospect List for Williamsport

In a recent blog we talked about several free agent international players who have caught our attention. We would be remissed if we did not mention two drafted players who surged to the top of the Phillies prospect list last … Continue reading

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If The Phillies Sign Harper Or Not, They Still Have Power Hitters At The Major and Minor League Level.

It was a lot of fun watching Phillies spring training baseball at all levels today at the Carpenter Complex and Bryce Harper was not even in town.  What I saw was a lot of long ball power from Rhys Hoskins, … Continue reading

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Phillies Catchers and Pitchers Have Reported!

The Phillies catchers and pitchers have reported to the Carpenter Complex in Clearwater.  On Wednesday we watched three groups of pitchers went through the ever popular pitchers fielding practice and bunting drills.  The catchers were doing drills down the left … Continue reading

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The Phillies Desperately Need the Left Handed Bat of Bryce Harper. Here’s Why!

When the Phillies announced their non-roster invitees to the major league spring training camp, I was surprised to read that left handed hitting Darick Hall was not listed,  read HERE. All Hall did in 2018 was lead the entire organization … Continue reading

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What Was The Most Important Question That Needed To Be Answered at Phillies Instructs?

The final game last week of Phillies Instructs against the Yankees Instructs gave us hope for a better future. But the future is a long way off.  They won the game convincingly, 6-1, but that was not important. What was … Continue reading

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