Phillies’ Minor League Players Picked for International Tournament

On September 15, USA Baseball announced the 2011 World Cup/Pan Am Team. These are minor league players who are not currently on Major League Baseball 40-man rosters. Reading’s Tuffy Gosewisch (pictured above) and the Iron Pigs’ Joe Savery (pictured below) were chosen. It is worth mentioning with Savery being promoted to the Phillies, his eligibility […]

Wake Me Up When September Ends-Phillies Clinch NL East

There it is, the Phillies’ Magic Number is ZERO! They have clinched the NL East! They clinched it the earliest in franchise history with 13 games left to play (six games sooner than the previous record.) This was win 98…if they win 2 more of the next 12 games, it will only be the third […]

Derrick Mitchell, Unsung Hero No Longer

Saturday, September 10th, the Reading Phillies gave out their end of the year awards. There were several given out but one stood out above all others, the Broadway Charlie Wagner Unsung Hero Award. If you’ve been reading my blog for any length of time, you will surely have noticed that of all the players I’ve […]