NBC Sports: Coronavirus outbreak at Phillies camp in Clearwater hits 5 players

NBC Sports: Coronavirus outbreak at Phillies camp in Clearwater hits 5 players. “Five Phillies players who had been training at the team’s facility in Clearwater, Florida have tested positive for coronavirus in recent days, multiple sources tell NBC Sports Philadelphia. 21 more words


BASEBALL TRIVIA 062020: Two Scoops...and...Two More

On June 21st, 1964, Jim Bunning threw a perfect game – the fifth in the World Series Era (1903-present) – becoming the first pitcher to toss a no-no in each league. 282 more words


Dodgers Opinions: There Shouldn’t Be a Major League Baseball Season in 2020

While there definitely was a lot more talk and posturing this week, we are no further along in really knowing whether there will be actual baseball this season. 822 more words

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Phillies, Blue Jays shut down Florida training facilities due to coronavirus

The Philadelphia Phillies on Friday closed their training facility in Clearwater, Fla., after five players and three staff members tested positive for the coronavirus.

Later, the Toronto Blue Jays shut their training site in nearby Dunedin after a player exhibited symptoms of COVID-19, ESPN’s Jeff Passan reported. 194 more words


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Felske played in 54 games for the Chicago Cubs and Milwaukee Brewers between 1968 and 1973. In 104 at bats he hit .135 with one home run, nine RBIs and seven runs scored. 61 more words

Phillies Sign Undrafted Free Agent Pitcher Blake Brown From UNC Asheville, the 11th Pitcher Added Since Last Wednesday

The Phillies no longer have a pitching shortage in the minor league system. Today, they signed starting pitcher Blake Brown out of UNC Asheville. He is 11th pitcher the Phillies have picked up who were added via the Draft or free agency since last Wednesday. 206 more words

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Phillies Pipeline leads to Georgia Tech MLB Prospects Outfielder Baron Radcliff and Pitcher Jonathan Hughes

As we always say “it is important to finish strong”. No one knew for sure when the final collegiate games of the season would take place for Georgia Tech’s starting right fielder Baron Radcliff and Friday night starter Jonathan Hughes. 221 more words

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