Monthly Archives: May 2021

Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/30/2021

Slow day after Saturday’s seven games.  Another losing day, one win, 2 losses, and a postponement.  Clearwater and Jupiter pitched shutout ball through nine innings, then the teams combine for 5 runs in the Threshers’ overtime victory.  Lehigh Valley lost a rain-shortened, six-inning game.  Reading was subdued on 2 hits.  And, Jersey Shore was rescheduled to a June date. Continue reading Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/30/2021

Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/29/2021

With three doubleheaders, seven games were played last night.  Clearwater rallied to win the only nine-inning game.  Lehigh Valley, Reading, and Jersey Shore each dropped both games of their doubleheaders.  Matt Moore made a rehab start.  Continue reading Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/29/2021

Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/28/2021

Three games were rained out last night.  Clearwater’s wasn’t as they lost their fourth straight game, all to the Jupiter Hammerheads, the Miami Marlins affiliate.  Lehigh Valley, Reading, and Jersey City were all rained out.  All will be made up as seven-inning doubleheaders Saturday.  (We have company arriving Saturday.  Recaps may become much shorter for the remainder of this series and the next.  Sorry.) Continue reading Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/28/2021

Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/27/2021

There were five games last night thanks to a doubleheader in Reading.  Our guys went 1-4.  Clearwater failed to score another ghost runner and lost a well-pitched game.  Lehigh Valley fell behind and never recovered.  Reading split and produced the organization’s only minor league win.  And, Jersey Shore rallied but couldn’t completely overcome an early, large deficit.  We had two slams last night.  One a game-winner and one in a losing cause. Continue reading Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/27/2021

Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/26/2021

A postponement due to rain shortened the affiliated schedule to 3 games.  Our guys went 2-1 with some very exciting endings.  Clearwater failed to score the ghost runner twice and lost in eleven.  Lehigh Valley took a no-hitter into the ninth before closing out a one-hitter.  Reading was the rain out.  And, Jersey Shore came back to tie in the ninth and won on a slam in the tenth. Continue reading Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/26/2021

Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/25/2021

Tuesday brings the start of a new, 6-game series for each affiliate.  Our guys went 1-3 with Lehigh Valley’s victory preventing a winless day.  Clearwater lost to Jupiter.  Lehigh Valley walked off in OT against Worcester.  Reading lost to Richmond.  And, Jersey Shore lost to Hudson Valley. Continue reading Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/25/2021

2021 Discussion in Preparation for the Amateur Draft – May 25, 2021

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Feel free to discuss the 2021 international signing period, too.  It began on January 15, 2021, and runs through June 25, 2021.

This space is for the discussion of prospects in the upcoming draft and international signing period.  This is NOT a place for you to complain about past picks/signings or the organization’s past/current draft and international philosophies.

Open Discussion: Week of May 23, 2021

Well, Wheler looks good, eh.

The Phillies won the first game of the Marlins series and the last game of the Red Sox series.  Both wins were Wheeler’s starts.  They went from 21-20 to 23-24.  Four games against the Marlins this week then two in Tampa after a rare Friday off day. Continue reading Open Discussion: Week of May 23, 2021

Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/23/2021

Our affiliates went 2-2 again yesterday.  Clearwater walked off against Dunedin on Luis Garcia’s 2-run HR in the tenth.  Lehigh Valley did not falter against Syracuse.  Reading got crushed by Akron, again.  And, Jersey Shore got dashed by Winston-Salem. Continue reading Threshers’ and Affiliates’ Recap – 5/23/2021