Daily Archives: March 8, 2018

Spring Training at the Complex, Mar. 8, 2018

The Phillies buses pulled out at 9:15 AM for the short hop to Tampa and their game against the Yankees.  As I drove past the buses, I waved.  The bus drivers waved back.  I also passed Group Four as they made their way over to DiMaggio Field for the work out’s 9:30 start.  Upon arrival, I learned that in addition to the game against Villanova, there would be two scrimmages at the Complex.  Woohoo! Continue reading Spring Training at the Complex, Mar. 8, 2018

Spring Training at the Complex, Mar. 7, 2018

The Phillies were playing again today, so I arrived at the Complex early, around 8:30.  I spotted coaches Berrios and Bergesen and two other coaches working with four pitchers individually.  They were on the mounds between Schmidt and Ashburn Fields.  It looked like they were working on mechanics.  Coach Berrios is a proponent of using one’s hips. He was working with Adonis Medina, the only player I recognized.  Their gray T’s displayed “Take Nothing for Granted” in place of their names. Continue reading Spring Training at the Complex, Mar. 7, 2018