Tag Archives: Richie Ashburn

Can Clearwater’s Zach Coppola Be The Next Richie Ashburn For The Phillies?

Watching Zach Coppola play this season for the Clearwater Threshers reminds me of  the late, great Phillies Hall of Famer and legendary announcer Richie Ashburn. They both hail from the Midwest about 250 miles apart by cart.  Zach comes from … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, May | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Rhys Hoskins Goes Deep In Australian Baseball Action, To Get His OPS Back Over .900

Still toiling away is our favorite first baseman in the Phillies organization, Rhys Hoskins.  All Rhys does is hit a baseball hard, far and often. Thursday in the Australia Baseball League, he went deep to help the Sydney Blue Sox … Continue reading

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The Phillies Darin Ruf is the 2012 Professional Baseball Home Run Champ

When the Detroit Tigers’ Miguel Cabrera made the final out of the 2012 World Series it became official that the Phillies Darin Ruf would become the 2012 home run champion of professional baseball.  Cabrera finished the season second in professional … Continue reading

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The Phillies Have Pop In The Reading Lineup With Nebraskans Cody Asche and Darin Ruf.

Last night I decided to kick back, watch some of the Olympics and listen to the Reading Phillies game against the Binghamton Mets on the internet.   Gymnastics and track and field were okay and you have to take a peek … Continue reading

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