Tag Archives: Jessica Quiroli

John Kruk Talks About His Frustrations As A Double-A Coach

He’s a legend in Philadelphia and is a household name on Baseball Tonight and not so long ago John Kruk was the manager of the Double-A Reading Phillies. He sat down with our friend Jessica Quiroli, who is a must follow on twitter @HeelsOnTheField, and talked about his time going through the minors as a player, the frustrations of being a minor league coach, and the baseball landscape has changed since he made his debut with the San Diego Padres in 1986. It’s a great read.

John Kruk Reflects On His Bus Leagues Days, Weighs In On Minors Today — BaseballDigest.com

Phillies Ace Cliff Lee Talks About His College & Minor League Days

Jessica Quiroli has a great piece out on BaseballDigest.com where she talks to Phillies Cy Young Award Winner Cliff Lee about his early days of baseball. Lee offers insight on his focus going through the college ranks at Meridian Community College, the University of Arkansas, and the farm systems of the Montreal Expos and Cleveland Indians. The story is a great read from Quiroli who is a must follow on twitter @HeelsOnTheField and a must read on her blog High Heels On The Field.

Phillies Cliff Lee Reflects On College, Minor Leagues — BaseballDigest.com