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Clutch Hitting by Rixon Wingrove, Baron Radcliff and Pitching Resulted in a 2-1 Thresher’s Win Over the Dunedin Blue Jays

Never pitch to Rixon Wingrove in “close and late” games. He is known as “Mr Walk-off” for his late inning heroics in the Australian Baseball League. We watched him walk-off single earlier in the Clearwater Threshers’ season. He did his … Continue reading

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The Clearwater Threshers Sweep a Doubleheader but the Phillies Trade Away the Abrahan Gutierrez Who Played a Key Role in Winning Both Games.

The Clearwater Threshers swept a doubleheader from the Ft. Myers Mighty Mussels last night-thanks in part to the two RBIs in the first game and another RBI in the second game by catcher/DH Abrahan Gutierrez. This morning, Gutierrez was sent … Continue reading

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Except for the Clearwater Threshers, the Phillies Organization Took It On the Chin Yesterday

Congratulations to the Clearwater Threshers on Thursday night. They were the only full season team in the Phillies organization to win. They downed the Tampa Tarpons 9-3 to get back to .500 at 34-34 on the season. The rest of … Continue reading

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Tale of Two Phillies Minor League Pitchers: Mick Abel and Samuel Aldegheri

We took a trip across the causeway to Steinbrenner Field in Tampa last night. We went to see pitch, the Phillies 2020 No. 1 draft pick, 19 year-old Mick Abel. It turned out he was not the best 19 year-old … Continue reading

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Ortiz and Wingrove are Emerging as the Top Two Young Power Bats in the Phillies Minor League System

Over the last several weeks, 22 year-old Jhailyn Ortiz and 21 year-old Rixon Wingrove are emerging as the two, big, young power bats in the Phillies minor league system. Ortiz, a right-handed batter, is playing the outfield positions for the … Continue reading

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Baseball Is a Game of the World, the Clearwater Threshers Best Players Sunday Were From Australia, Russia and Canada

The Phillies Low A Clearwater Threshers is comprised of players from all over the World. Sunday, I watched an exciting Threshers game in which the best players were a first baseman from Australia, Rixon Wingrove, a pitcher from Russia, Anton … Continue reading

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The Most Exciting Clearwater Threshers Game of the Season as They Walk-off the St. Lucie Mets 3-2

Anytime the starting pitcher throws a five-inning no-hitter, the closer strikeouts five over the final two innings, then the team gets a couple of solo home runs to keep the game tied at 2-2 going into the bottom of the … Continue reading

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Pitching and Batting Splits Are Telling Us Which Clearwater Threshers Are Soon Ready to Move Up in the Phillies Minor League System

Baseball Reference is a good source for analyzing Phillies top prospects with the Clearwater Threshers including pitcher Mick Abel, first baseman Rixon Wingrove, infielder Kendall Simmons and catcher Abrahan Gutierrez. BR’s stats tells us who might be ready for a … Continue reading

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Abrahan Gutierrez and Rixon Wingrove Lead the Clearwater Threshers to Two Games Over .500

It has not been easy but the Clearwater Threshers are over .500 at 25-23 with two weeks to go to mid-season. It’s been a long struggle but thanks to catcher Abrahan Gutierrez and first baseman Rixon Wingrove the Threshers won … Continue reading

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Shutout Pitching by Fernando Lozano and Jordi Martinez, Hard Hits by Rixon Wingrove and Kendall Simmons In the First Game Standout As Threshers Split a Doubleheader

If you like strong pitching, then you would have liked Friday’s Threshers split of the doubleheader Friday against the Daytona Tortugas. The Threshers won the first game 1-0 and lost the second game 2-1. In the first game, Fernando Lozano … Continue reading

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