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Phillies Encourage Fans To Check Out Minor League Clubs

With the big league club practically sold out for the season, Phillies marketing director Michael Harris says the team is airing new TV commercials promoting its minor league teams.

06/09/2011

(Anthony Hewitt.  File photo by Dave Schofield, provided)

Minor League Baseball: Former 1st-Round Pick Hewitt Breaking Out at Lakewood

Hewitt’s first three seasons didn’t go quite as planned in the Phils’ minor league system. But it looks like he has started to turn the corner in 2011.

06/06/2011

(Photo by Dave Schofield, provided)

Baseball: Philadelphia’s Jesse Biddle Living The Dream At Lakewood

The 19-year-old lefthander, a lifelong Phillies fan who went to Germantown Friends School, is enjoying his first full season in his favorite team’s minor league system.

05/31/2011

(File photo)

Baseball: Clearwater Loses in 23-Inning Endurance Test

The Threshers lost in walk-off fashion when closer Justin Friend, who leads minor league baseball with 16 saves, allowed the game-winning hit.

05/24/2011

(Mark Parent, manager of the Reading Phillies.  Photo by Ralph Trout, provided)

R-Phillies’ Manager Sees Lots Of Up-and-Coming Farm Talent

KYW’s Matt Leon traveled out to Reading recently and sat down with the R-Phils’ manager, Mark Parent, to talk about the progress of some of the names that Phillies fans have heard a lot about.

05/23/2011

Matt Rizzotti is a nightmare for opposing pitchers at AA Reading (credit: Ralph Trout/Reading Phillies)

Phillies Prospect Matt Rizzotti Turning Heads at Double-A Reading

An imposing figure at 6’5″, Rizzotti is hitting a lusty .351 this season with 8 home runs and 30 RBI.

05/23/2011

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