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Clearwater's Season Comes To Quick End

Clearwater's Season Comes To Quick End

With Hurricane Frances drenching and pounding the state of Florida, the Clearwater Threshers final weekend of games has become a casualty. Frances ends a tough season for the Threshers and also seemingly puts an end to the managerial career of Mike Schmidt. Even with a 55-81 record though, there were some bright spots in Clearwater's season.

Any discussion of the Clearwater Threshers 2004 season begins with Chris Roberson. The 25 year old outfielder was the Phillies ninth round pick in 2001 and was basically an afterthought coming into the season. In his first three professional seasons, Roberson hadn't shown any reason to truly believe that he was a prospect worth watching. That changed with his Florida State League showing this... Recommended Stories

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