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Phillies Add Adonis Medina, Edgar Garcia and Arquimedes Gamboa to 40-Man Roster but Expose Tyler Viza and Jose Pujols to Rule 5

The Phillies Front Office has just completed housekeeping duties before the Rule 5 draft. Pitchers Adonis Medina and Edgar Garcia and shortstop Arquimedes Gamboa were added to the 40-man roster. These moves will protect them from the Rule 5 draft … Continue reading

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Tyler Viza Brilliant in His Final AFL Start, the Phillies Need to Protect Him By Adding Him to the 40-man roster

The way Tyler Viza is pitching some team will take a flyer on him in the upcoming Rule 5 draft unless the Phillies put him on the 40-man roster. On Tuesday in his final AFL start he pitched a brilliant, … Continue reading

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The Off-Season Leagues Will Have A Lot to Say About the Rule Five Draft For the Phillies

The 2018 Baseball Winter Meetings™ will be held Dec. 9-13, at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The morning of the last day of the Meetings is always reserved for the Rule Five Draft.  The Phillies … Continue reading

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Irvin, Llovera, Viza and Howard, Show The Phillies Have Starting Pitching Prospect Depth Not Named Sanchez or Medina!

Those of us who follow the Phillies get tired of hearing about the same old pitching prospect names bandied about in the media such as Sixto Sanchez and Adonis Medina.   Sanchez will get a chance to show what he … Continue reading

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Which Phillies Prospects To Watch In The Arizona Fall League?

The Arizona Fall League has issue preliminary rosters. The Phillies are sending pitchers Luke Leftwich, Seth McGarry, Sixto Sanchez and Tyler Viza, shortstop Arquimedes Gamboa, first baseman Darick Hall, corner infielder and outfielder Austin Listi and super sub Luke Williams. … Continue reading

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Looking at The Phillies in the 2017 Rule 5 Draft.

The only Phillies minor league player selected in the 2017 Rule 5 draft was outfielder Carlos Tocci.  He was taken by the Chicago White Sox. They sent him on to the Texas Rangers.   We wish him the best with … Continue reading

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It’s the Difficult Time Of Spring Training As Roster Moves Take Place At The Phillies Minor league Complex

The final week of Phillies minor league spring training games began today.  Opening day for the minor league guys is only ten day away. Rumors of player movements circulated around the Carpenter Complex on Monday.   A relief pitcher we … Continue reading

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Joseph Homers Twice, Plus Cozens, Hoskins And Alfaro Go Deep Again and Viza Pitches A Gem To Give Phillies Hope For A Better Future

With the Phillies in a free fall, losing 11 of their last 14, we must look around for a better future.  And it was right before our eyes last night. Phillies first baseman Tommy Joseph went deep twice against the … Continue reading

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Clearwater Threshers Flat in 4-1 Loss To Palm Beach Cardinals But Garcia Gets a Quality Start

It was one of those games that went quickly at Bright House last night. It took only about two hours to play as the Palm Beach Cardinals easily dispatched the listless Clearwater Threshers 4-1. The Threshers are on the verge of … Continue reading

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Measuring Up The Clearwater Threshers’ Casimiro, Garcia and Viza Against The Phillies Aaron Nola

One of the things about living four miles from Bright House is that you get to see most of the Phillies young home grown players from day one.  We get to see them in the GCL, Fall Instructs, minor league … Continue reading

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