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Hittin’ Season #241: What is the Phillies’ strategy to upgrade the rotation?

Hittin’ Season #241: What is the Phillies’ strategy to upgrade the rotation?

After courting Patrick Corbin and J.A. Happ, is Mike Minor going to be the rotation upgrade this off-season? I’m confused. With the Winter Meetings in the rear view mirror, there is one aspect of the Phillies’ off-season plan that I’m having trouble wrapping my head around. What is the team’s plan with regard to the starting rotation for 2019? The rotation was one of the team’s strengths for most of last year, with Aaron Nola turning in a Cy Young caliber season, Jake Arrieta putting in and up-and-down year and three young arms in Vince Velasquez, Nick Pivetta and Zach Eflin...
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Phillies: Who’re the odd-men out of the starting rotation?

The Phillies will have some major decisions to make regarding the future of their starting rotation this offseason After reportedly having free agent Patrick Corbin at Citizens Bank Park on Tuesday the Phillies are signaling their intent on adding a reliable pitcher to their starting rotation along with Aaron Nola and Jake Arrieta. Philadelphia has […] Phillies: Who’re the odd-men out of the starting rotation? - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Phillies needs go beyond just adding Bryce Harper or Manny Machado

Phillies needs go beyond just adding Bryce Harper or Manny Machado

The Phillies shopping list this Holiday season includes more than a legitimate middle of the order bat like a Bryce Harper or Manny Machado. The club has needs at the back end of the bullpen and also aims to strengthen the starting rotation behind Aaron Nola and Jake Arrieta. Jon Morosi of MLB.com reported on Monday the Phillies have been linked to veteran lefty-reliever Andrew Miller. The 33-year-old is coming off an injury-plagued campaign in 2018 but posted outstanding numbers during the four years prior and, if healthy, would be a noticeable upgrade in the setup role for the bullpen.[More...

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