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Sacramento Bee Feb 18, 2017

Buchholz 'energized' by trade as he joins Phillies rotation

After spending the last 11½ years in the Boston Red Sox organization, right-handed pitcher Clay Buchholz is adjusting to a new big league environment for the first time in his …
Boston Herald Feb 18, 2017
Buchholz 'energized' by trade as he joins Phillies rotation

Buchholz 'energized' by trade as he joins Phillies rotation

CLEARWATER, Fla. — After spending the last 11½ years in the Boston Red Sox organization, right-handed pitcher Clay Buchholz is adjusting to a new big league environment for the first time in his career following his trade to the Philadelphia Phillies two months ago.Buchholz, 32, was sent to Philadelphia in a December trade for infield prospect Josh Tobias. The deal was essentially a salary dump by the Red Sox, who picked up Buchholzs $13.5 million club option for the 2017 season six weeks before the trade.The deal occurred two weeks after Boston made the blockbuster trade that brought...
CSN Philly Feb 14, 2017

After decade in Boston, Clay Buchholz is energized for new chapter with Phillies

CLEARWATER, Fla. Its not easy leaving a team that is loaded for a World Series run for a rebuilding club that would consider a
Fenway Nation Feb 14, 2017
Clay Buchholz Looks To Re-Boot Career In Philly

Clay Buchholz Looks To Re-Boot Career In Philly

(Philly.Com Photo)A simplified delivery and some re-tooled mechanics converted Clay Buchholz from a Red Sox after-thought to a major contributor in the second half of 2016. Over almost sixty innings, he re-bounded with a 3.22 ERA— 40 strikeouts. He even started Game Three of the ill-fated AL Division Series. All of this second-half success raised his stock among rival GMs.After getting Chris Sale, Buchholz became an un-needed (and some would say un-wanted) extravagance at $13.5 million. So, he was dealt to the Phillies for the immortal Josh Tobias. Now, Clay is looking to re-charge his...
Outside Pitch Feb 2, 2017

Clay Buchholz or Jeremy Hellickson? Who would Philadelphia Phillies rather keep

One is going to be 30 years old very soon. The other is more than halfway to 33. Both have been pitching in the major leagues for many seasons, and have combined for multiple accomplishments. Jeremy Hellickson won a Rookie of the Year award in 2011 with the Tampa Bay Rays followed by Gold Glove in 2012. […] The post Clay Buchholz or Jeremy Hellickson? Who would Philadelphia Phillies rather keep appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.

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