Tag Archives: Sixto Sanchez

Three More Starting Phillies Minor League Right-Handed Pitchers To Watch In Spring Training

  A 90 mph, strike thrower, a lean, lanky converted starter and a 100 mph flamethrower are three more Phillies pitching prospects to keep an eye on from the right side this spring. Tom Eshelman always surprised us when we … Continue reading

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Sixto Sanchez’s Fastball Topped At 100 mph But Struggled In The Fifth Inning; Zach Green Drove In Two Runs But Struck out Representing The Tying Run In The Ninth

Clearwater Threshers Sixto Sanchez (0-2 at A+) looked good for all but the fifth inning when gave up three runs.  Zach Green was three for three with two RBIs until the ninth inning when he struck out representing the winning … Continue reading

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The Phillies Farm System Has An Interesting Starting Left/Right Starting Pitching Combination and Several Home Run Hitting First Basemen

Growing up I watched many great major league lefty-right starting pitching combinations such as Spahn and Burdette for the the Braves and later Short and Bunning for the Phillies.  The Phillies have a left-right starter combination in the low minors … Continue reading

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The Best Two Phillies 19 year-old Minor League Pitchers Sixto Sanchez and Kyle Young Take To The Mound

We could not wait to listen to the first game of 19 year-old Sixto Sanchez in the Florida State League on Saturday night.  He was so hyped by the Phillies minor league department and especially the experts in the media … Continue reading

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The Phillies Minor League Camp Finally Came To An End On Friday

The Phillies minor league players finally broke Florida camp on Friday.  No more work lists and player releases. Only the final rosters.  I think? It’s time to get this party started. The Lehigh Valley IronPigs and the Reading Fightins have … Continue reading

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Watching the 1st, 2nd and 5th Ranked Phillies Pitching Prospects by MLB Pipeline

Friday afternoon was a good day to get a read on the top Phillies minor league A ball level starting pitching prospects.  Franklyn Kilome, Sixto Sanchez and Adonis Medina were pitching in the two A ball games against the Pirates … Continue reading

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Catcher Joel Fisher Dominates In The Phillies First Minor League Intra-squad Game

It’s a challenge to follow two games at the same time and select the best player of all the games. That was my challenge but catcher Joel Fisher made it easy for me today at the Carpenter Complex. My friend … Continue reading

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