Checking in on the Phillies farm

With Gabe Kapler drawing so much of the attention through the first two weeks of Phillies’ baseball, it has become easy to forget about the club’s farm teams not located in Philadelphia. While not every affiliate has begun their season yet, their is still certainly some noteworthy action going down on the farm.   AAA […]

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After a worrying start to the season, Phillies manager Gabe Kapler has some explaining to do

I’m not going to douse this with intricate vernacular. In fact, that’s the most dramatically put together sentence you’ll get from me here. Colloquialism and unshrouded abrasive language will be my narrative from here on out. Because, frankly, I’m already tired of the shtick that is being rendered on the field every night, and the […]

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Instant analysis: Phillies make big moves as roster cutdown continues

Over the last 24 hours, the Phillies made three separate roster moves as the club inches closer to compiling its final 25-man Opening Day roster. Tuesday afternoon saw a handful of young Phillies’ farmhand sent back to their respective minor league clubs to complete the Spring. Three positional players, including a catcher, infielder and outfielder, […]

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