Tag Archives: Rhys Hoskins

The Phillies Have Four Position Players and Four Pitchers Selected By Baseball America To It’s Classification Minor League All-Star Teams.

The 2017 Minor League season has come to an end and the awards are starting to roll in from Baseball America. Lakewood BlueClaws pitcher Nick Fanti is going to need a U-Haul to haul away all of his 2017 awards. … Continue reading

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The Phillies Rhys Hoskins Is Overcoming All Odds To Be The Best!

It has not been easy for the Phillies Rhys Hoskins as he continues to break all time MLB home run records against all odds. The Phillies finally invited him as a non-roster invitee to the major league camp in the … Continue reading

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The Phillies Rhys Hoskins Is In “A League of His Own”

One of my favorite words is “penultimate” and favorite acronym is the baseball stat, “OPS”. Penultimate simply means the second to the last thing in a series.  For a baseball player it is the moment in the minors when you … Continue reading

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Why Not Darick Hall in the AFL? He is the best MLB Prospect They Have Right Now!

Having watched all of the players the Phillies are sending to the Arizona Fall League, either in person or on MiLB-TV this season, only J.D. Hammer and his 95 mph fastball impressed me. The rest of them are marginal major … Continue reading

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The Rhys Hoskins Story Up From The Phillies Farm System

We take our baseball caps off in salute of what Rhys Hoskins has accomplished.  What he has done in his last 14 MLB games by hitting 11 home runs including starting a triple play in left to start the comeback … Continue reading

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The Phillies Front Office Is “on the horns of a dilemma” At First Base

The Phillies Front Office is “on the horns of a dilemma”.  They too many first basemen with too much upside- a nice problem to have. They had to move AAA first baseman Rhys Hoskins to left field to play in … Continue reading

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Sluggers In The Phillies System Power The Baseball At The Major and Minor League Levels Again

It ‘s fun to watch Phillies baseball again even today in a 9-8 defeat to the Miami Marlins and its even fun following the Phillies minor league sluggers.  The problem is many of the power hitters in the organization play … Continue reading

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