Monthly Archives: May 2017

Box Score Recap – 5/31/2017

Lehigh Valley won as Tom Eshelman pitched a complete game shutout.

Reading won 2 games behind Tyler Viza’s shutout bolstered by 3 HR in the first; and Andrew Pullin’s walk off HR in the 13th inning in the second.

Clearwater rallied to win, Drew Stankiewicz hit a two-out, two-run, go-ahead home run.

Lakewood managed only four hits in a loss, Darick Hall accounted for all 3 runs. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 5/31/2017

Box Score Recap – 5/30/2017

Lehigh Valley scored a run in five different innings but fell short.  Cameron Perkins was proficient at the top of the order again.

Reading lost in 11 innings on a 2-run HR served up by Miguel Nunez.

Clearwater lost in regulation.  Randolph had 2 more hits.

Lakewood scored in 6 different innings and won behind Ranger Suarez.  Trevor Bettencourt struck out 5 in 1.2 innings.  Mickey Moniak homered.

Continue reading Box Score Recap – 5/30/2017

2017 Draft Discussion: Week of May 30th

I have no updates of individual prospects, because I received another interesting submission from John Yarusinsky.  It is a second mock draft that he did, and once again represents a lot of work.  I appreciate this very interesting commentary and hope you enjoy it.

Thank you, John.

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Open Discussion: Week of May 29th

The Phillies completed their 7-game home stand with 2 wins.  They have the worst record in baseball.  They are 17-31 with a .354 winning percentage.

They managed to win a game against Colorado without scoring more than 2 runs in any of the four games.  They scored 10 runs in 3 games against the Reds and lost two of them.

In an unusual turn of events, starters suffered all 5 losses, relievers earned the 2 victories.

I’ve got nothing else.  Here’s the open discussion thread for Phillies’ talk and other topics. Continue reading Open Discussion: Week of May 29th

Box Score Recap – 5/27/2017

Lehigh Valley cruised to a lop-sided victory, 13-1 behind Ben Lively and 5 home runs.

Reading lost its 8th consecutive game, 4-1.  Scott Kingery hit his 15th home run.

Clearwater saw the lead seesaw back and forth late before losing in ten innings..

Lakewood scored only one run in a loss.

Updates on injuries to Mickey Moniak and Jhailyn Ortiz.

Continue reading Box Score Recap – 5/27/2017