I have obtained a pre-release of the 2017 Phillies Minor League Spring Training Schedule. This link contains ALL games scheduled for the Tampa Bay Area. Continue reading 2017 Phillies Minor League Spring Training Schedule
Spring training coverage starts Tuesday when catchers and pitchers take to the fields. The truck from CBP arrived this morning and was emptied and gone by the time I arrived at 9:30 AM. The players went through their calisthenics and stretching exercises before breaking out to their different groups. The featured photo shows the sheer volume of players who showed up early. Pitchers and catchers headed to the Seven Mounds. Several pitchers threw today. First basemen took ground balls, and outfielders shagged flies.
New faces include Cord Sandberg, Chris Coghlan, and Cameron Rupp. Continue reading Clearwater Update #5 (2/10/17)