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Box Score Recap – 4/23/2018

Lehigh and Zach Eflin lost at Norfolk, 6-3..

Reading beat Akron, 8-4.  Harold Arauz won his second game. The offense hit 3 HR.

Clearwater beat Fort Myers 5-3.  Bailey Falter pitched very well.

Lakewood was drubbed by Hagerstown, 9-1.

Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.

Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/23/2018

2018 Draft Discussion: April 23rd

The Phillies have the third overall selection in the first round.  They forfeited their second and third round picks when they signed free agents Carlos Santana and Jake Arrieta.

Their total bonus pool is only $8,858, 500.  Their total was reduced by over $2.25M of slot money with the two picks they lost. Continue reading 2018 Draft Discussion: April 23rd

Open Discussion: Week of April 22, 2018

Even after a 1-4 start, the Phillies are 14-7 and have a .667 winning percentage.  Where are all the fans who wanted to fire the manager, GM, and most of the front office now?

The Phillies have 13 wins in their last 16 games.  They are fresh off a 4-game sweep of a 12-6, Pittsburgh Pirates’ team that came to town with a 1.5 game lead in the NL Central Division and leaves town in third place 1.5 games out of first.  It was the Phillies third series sweep of the season.

#Phly Phillies Phly! Continue reading Open Discussion: Week of April 22, 2018

Box Score Recap – 4/22/2018

Lehigh lost at Durham, 10-0.

Reading lost to New Hampshire, 4-2,  in spite of a good start by Ranger Suarez.

Clearwater lost at Tampa, 2-1, in Sixto Sanchez’ second start.

Lakewood completed a sweep of Delmarva, 2-1, behind Connor Brogdon.

Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.

Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/22/2018

Box Score Recap – 4/21/2018

Lehigh won in Durham.  Enyel De Los Santos was sharp picking up his first win.

Reading was held to 3 hits in a loss to New Hampshire.

Clearwater rallied to victory behind Mauricio Llovera’s arm and Darick Hall’s league leading 6th HR and a 17-hit attack..

Lakewood lost Delmarva on 2 unearned runs in the tenth inning.

Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.

Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/21/2018

Box Score Recap – 4/20/2018

Lehigh lost in Durham.  Cole Irvin suffered his first loss.

Reading held off New Hampshire and Franklyn Kilome recorded his first win of the season.  Cornelius Randolph hit his first HR.

Clearwater rallied to tie Tampa in the ninth but lost in the bottom of the inning on a walk off HR.

Lakewood beat Delmarva.  Spencer Howard got his first win of the season.

Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.

Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/20/2018