Tag Archives: Williamsport Crosscutters

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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Are Ben Pelletier, Jhailyn Ortiz and Adam Haseley The Phillies Outfielders Of The Future?

The Phillies Front Office is continuing to struggle to evaluate talent.  Needless to say outfielders are one area of need.   It seems that the $30 million dollar contract they awarded to Odubel Herrera will be eventually written off as … Continue reading

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The Battle For the Phillies “First Baseman of the Future” Between Rhys Hoskins, Darick Hall and Greg Pickett Begins Now!

The battle for the Phillies “First Baseman of the Future” has heated up in the last two weeks as the minor league season enters the half way mark. Rhys Hoskins went deep twice in Monday’s game for Lehigh Valley to … Continue reading

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Who Are The Big Boppers In The Phillies Farm System For 2017?

“Chicks might dig the long ball” but I was brought up digging the long ball hitting too. It started by watching Maris and Mantle battle in 1961 working to break Babe Ruth’s home run record and I will never forget … Continue reading

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Baseball America Gushing Over Adonis Medina In The NY-Penn League All Star Game

An organization can never have enough pitching.  Baseball America’s writer Hudson Belinsky posted interesting video and commentary on Williamsport’s Adonis Medina’s one inning at the New York-Penn League’s All Star Game last Tuesday.  Read and Watch HERE. The Phillies low … Continue reading

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Good Night For The Phillies Farm System If You Like All Kinds of Homers and A Near No-Hitter

It was a grand slam, a three-run homer, a two-run homer and a walk-off solo home run last night.  Then throw-in a near no-hitter and it was a great evening of baseball, watching the Phillies minor leagues. A grand slam … Continue reading

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