A lot of brass was in town today. So was Italian LHP Samuel Aldegheri and his family. He was here for his physical. It was cool seeing Sal Agostinelli acting as interpreter.
There were 3x as many scouts as normal. I don’t know who they were hear to see or what was being given away.
Marcus Lee Sang Continue reading Threshers Recap – 7/15/2019
Damon Jones made his debut with Lehigh Valley. Austin Listi slugged a HR. Seth McGarry threw five good innings for Reading. Alec Bohm homered and Mickey Moniak added a couple extra base hits. Spencer Howard impressed in his start in Clearwater. Bryson Stott homered in his first plate appearance at a new level, again. Erik Miller and Adam Leverett also made their debuts in Williamsport. Continue reading Threshers Recap – 7/14/2019
The Phillies came out of the All Star break and dropped back-to-back games to the Nationals. They saved face with Maikel Franco’s walk off HR in Sunday’s game, but probably little else. Continue reading Open Discussion: Week of July 15th
Clearwater (14-12, 50-42) dropped a double header to Florida, 5-2 and 3-0.
Game One: Alejandro Requena gave up 5 runs in five innings on 6 hits and 2 walks. He struck out eight. His fastball was 93-95 mph. Austin Ross pitched two, one-hit, scoreless innings. Continue reading Threshers Recap – 7/13/2019
Clearwater (13-9, 49-39) postponed, monsoon. Continue reading Threshers Recap – 7/12/2019
There were a few transactions of note. LHP Damon Jones assigned to Lehigh Valley, RHP Connor Seabold rehabbed in Clearwater, LHP Bailey Falter placed on the 7-day IL, Alec Bohm activated from the TIL, CF Mickey Moniak activated from the 7-day IL, and C Abrahan Gutierrez activated from the 7-day IL.
Bohm and Moniak contributed in their game. Conner Seabold excelled in his. Continue reading Threshers Recap – 7/11/2019
Clearwater (13-9, 49-39) game with Palm Beach suspended in the fourth inning with the Threshers leading, 3-1. Game will be completed Thursday as part of a double header.
Tyler Carr opened with 4 consecutive strike outs and went on to post 3.0 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 5 K. The Threshers scored their runs in the third inning on Dalton Guthrie’s RBI single and Danny Mayer’s 2-run single. Continue reading Threshers Recap – 7/10/2019
Bryson Stott and Marcus Lee Sang made their long-awaited debuts Tuesday. Stott homered in his first plate appearance, and walked in his second at bat. Lee Sang walked in his first plate appearance and stole second. Later, he stroked an RBI single to center for his first hit and stole second on a pick off attempt.
The Phillies signed another pitcher from this years Rule 4 class. Continue reading Threshers Recap – 7/9/2019
Spencer Howard returned to action last night. Not much action elsewhere as two teams are on their All Star breaks and two others were not scheduled. Continue reading Threshers Recap – 7/8/2019
Clearwater (12-8, 48-38) dropped a double header to Tampa, 4-1 and 2-0. Flaws in their offense were exposed as they collected just 2 hits in each game.
Game One: Colton Eastman pitched five innings and gave up 4 runs (3 ER) on 8 hits and a walk. He struck out four. Tyler Carr pitched a scoreless inning. Danny Mayer had a solo HR (8). Nick Maton had a single and a walk. Continue reading Threshers Recap – 7/7/2019