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Phillies Need Starting Pitching But Not Much Exists at the Minor League Level

It’s becoming more and more obvious that the Phillies will fall short of making it to the post season. Their starting pitching rotation is Aaron Nola and four other guys who might last five innings. 281 more words

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Sox In Review: Losing Sale, But Taking Care Of Business, Provides (Little) Hope

The Boston Red Sox did what they needed to do against the Baltimore Orioles this past weekend at Fenway. They swept the Orioles and didn’t lose any ground in the wild card race. 674 more words


Williamsport's Kendall Simmons Goes Deep For the 9th Time in His Last 18 Games

He did it again!. Kendall Simmons homered for the 9th time in his last 18 games yesterday  for the Williamsport Crosscutters. Read HERE.

What caught my attention was that Simmons was hit by a pitch in the game. 197 more words

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Phillies place OF Roman Quinn on IL; Arrieta out for season with elbow injury

PHILADELPHIA– The injury bug has continued to bite the Phillies.

Over the weekend, the team placed OF Roman Quinn on the 10-Day Injured List with a groin strain. 141 more words


Phillies' Bryce Harper crushed a walk-off grand slam and says it was one of the coolest moments of his life

The Philadelphia Phillies completed their sweep of the Chicago Cubs last week after the heroics of superstar Bryce Harper.

With the Phillies down 5-3 in the bottom of the ninth and the bases loaded, Harper crushed a 95 mph inside pitch from Chicago Cubs pitcher Derek Holland into the stands for a walk-off grand slam for the ages. 268 more words


Simon Muzziotti and Kendall Simmons Move Up the Phillies Prospect List

Yesterday’s games were an interesting time in the Phillies farm system. I watched two players who particularly caught my attention, the Clearwater Threshers’ Simon Muzziotti and the Williamsport Crosscutters’ Kendall Simmons. 305 more words

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Padres experimenting with leadoff hitters vs. Phillies

PADRES (57-65) AT PHILLIES (64-59)
1:05 p.m. ET; NBCSP, FSSD, MLB.TV

Several teams have used a closer-by-committee approach.

But a leadoff hitter by committee?

That’s what the San Diego Padres are looking at since prized rookie Fernando Tatis Jr. 516 more words

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