Tag Archives: Ryan Howard

Williamsport’s Kendall Simmons Goes Deep For the 9th Time in His Last 18 Games

He did it again!. Kendall Simmons homered for the 9th time in his last 18 games yesterday  for the Williamsport Crosscutters. Read HERE. What caught my attention was that Simmons was hit by a pitch in the game. It brought … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, August | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Darick Hall Equals Ryan Howard’s Lakewood Home Run Total In 193 Fewer At Bats

The Phillies just might have a future Ryan Howard type power hitter on their hands at first base.  On Sunday in Charleston, South Carolina, Darick Hall went deep to left center for his 19th home run of the season for … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, July | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Finally Last Night Did Ryan Howard Pass The Phillies Torch To Dylan Cozens and Rhys Hoskins?

It was Ryan Howard who brought me be back to Phillies baseball during the 2004 season.  I had lost interest in the Phillies up until then.  Even Jim Thome and the new ball ballpark could not reignite my interest lost … Continue reading

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Ryan Howard Starts His Last Phillies Spring Training

I started following the Phillies again over Ryan Howard. He captured my attention back in 2004.  As a 24-year-old, he had hit 46 home runs between AA and AAA that season.  He finally did get the call as a September … Continue reading

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Tommy Joseph Walks Off The Yankees1 In GCL Action. Is He The Phillies First Baseman Of The Future?

Rehabbing Tommy Joseph has been putting on quite a show for us GCL fans .  Tommy has gone 10 for 20 with three home run in nine GCL games.  Yesterday, on Robin Robert Field at the Carpenter Complex, he hit … Continue reading

Posted in August 2015 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Random Thoughts After The First Day Of Full Squad Phillies Spring Training Workouts

Tuesday was a long day at the Carpenter Complex baseball fields watching all the moves at the major league camp in the morning and the activities of the early reporting players at the minor league camp in the afternoon.   … Continue reading

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Battle For The Phillies First Baseman Of The Future Starts In Spring Training

When Phillies General Manager said,  “In our situation it would probably bode better for the organization not with [Howard] but without him.”,  the first base job was officially declared open.  The only problem was no other team considered themselves better … Continue reading

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