The Clearwater Threshers fell just short of reaching the Florida State League Playoffs in 2016. Let's take a look at the Threshers roster and how their hitters compared to hitters around the FSL.
September 16, 2016
Teams are generally asked to fill particular spots on Arizona Fall League rosters, but there's certainly some juggling that can be done to make everybody happy. This fall, six Phillies will head to Arizona to fill spots on the Scottsdale Scorpions.
September 1, 2016
If you're going to see a Phillies minor league affiliate play tonight, you may want to be sure to grab a current roster. A number of moves were made around the minor league system, headlined by Roman Quinn coming off the DL.
With three strikeouts, but two hits, it was an up and down sort of day for Mitch Walding. That is, until the 10th inning when his sacrifice fly gave the Clearwater Threshers a 5-4 win over Daytona. Teammate Carlos Tocci contributed with a career-high five hits.
The Clearwater Threshers will be well represented at Saturday's Florida State League All-Star Game in Fort Myers. No less than nine players are on the North Division roster, including two of the bigger prospects in the organization.
For the third time this week, a Phillies prospect has been given a league award. After Zach Eflin and Jorge Alfaro collected honors at the Triple-A and Double-A levels, Mitch Walding grabs one at the High-A level.
It was Opening Night for Minor League Baseball, with three of the Phillies affiliates opening their season. We've got a quick look around the system to see how things went on day one of the 2016 season.