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The Reading Fightin Phils and Clearwater Threshers Play Two of Their Better Games of the Year

Friday night in Palm Beach, Florida might have been the site for the coming out of over-hyped Sixto Sanchez.  It was the first time Sanchez has struck out four more batters than innings pitched in his now four seasons in … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Pitcher Bailey Falter and Batter Austin Listi Reach New Heights In Their Baseball Careers

Who said the Phillies do not have left handed starting pitchers in the minor league system?    Maybe it has been since September of 2016 since a lefty started for them at the MLB level but last night’s minor league … Continue reading

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It Was Sixto Sanchez vs Josh Donaldson Last Night In Dunedin And Sixto Won But Not By Much!

It was a fascinating game Saturday night at the old Dunedin Stadium. It was a match between young 19-year-old Sixto Sanchez on the mound for the Clearwater Threshers battling major league star Josh Donaldson in three at bats.  The “Bringer … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Out-hit The Dunedin Blue Jays 17 to 7, But Lose 8 to 6

It was another disappointing game for the Clearwater Threshers.  This time they out hit the Dunedin Blue Jays 17 to 7 but lost the game 8-6.  Again they had the lead run at the plate in the ninth inning but … Continue reading

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The Top 100 Prospect Lists Are Out, The Phillies Have Five On One and Six On Another List

January is the month for the top 100 prospect ratings and the Phillies have five on the Baseball America list and six on the MLB Pipeline list.  They only differ in ranking placements and Mickey Moniak failed to make the … Continue reading

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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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