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Good Plays in Phillies Extended Spring Training Games Today At the Carpenter Complex

Today a couple of extended spring training games gave us a chance to watch progress of the young prospects in the Phillies organization.  On Ashburn Field mostly players who played with the GCL Phillies last season took on a squad … Continue reading

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Phillies Baseball Never Ends

Phillies baseball never ends.  The World Series Game Three might start between the Tigers and Giants tonight but for Phillies fans more important games are now taking place in places like Australia, Venezuela, the Dominican Republic, Mexico and Arizona. Yesterday … Continue reading

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Four Phillies Farmhands Who Could Make Their Major League Debuts In 2013

What do we know?  We know the Phillies need a third baseman.  They need a fourth outfielder who can play defense.  Yes, they need a center fielder too.  Don’t forget about a power arm out of the pen.  A team … Continue reading

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“Once In A Blue Moon” Does A Phillies Reliever At Any Level End A Game With A 101 MPH Swinging Strike Three Pitch

Finally the month of August 2012 came to an end.  As the saying goes some things happen only “Once in a Blue Moon” as in  only very rare circumstances.  Like Phillies farmhand Darin Ruf hitting 20 home runs in August … Continue reading

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Let’s Project A September Phillies Outfield of Ruf, Gillies and Brown

Every time I go to a minor league ball game I like to project which players on the field might play one day in the major leagues or even what they might do at the next level.  Sunday afternoon Baseball … Continue reading

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We Have To Be Impressed With Some Recent Performances By Biddle, Morgan and Asche

It has not been a good year to be a Phillies fan but a very good year to have followed the Phillies young players in the farm system.   It’s hard to figure what to make of the moves the Phillies … Continue reading

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The Phillies Farmhands Need To Finish Strong In The Second Half Of The Season

Now the fun begins.  The minor league full season All Star games are over.  After this weekend a little over 40 games will remain on the minor league schedule.   How the young players finish in these final six weeks … Continue reading

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