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Aaron Nola and Zack Wheeler receive down ballot Cy Young votes

Aaron Nola and Zack Wheeler receive down ballot Cy Young votes

Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/ They didn’t win, but proved they were among the best in the NL this season. Phillies starting pitchers Aaron Nola and Zack Wheeler did not win the National League Cy Young Award when the Baseball Writers Association of America announced their vote totals yesterday, nor were they expected to. Despite a solid season from both starters, Cincinnati Reds hurler Trevor Bauer was the favorite to win his first Cy Young Award and did so, securing 27 of the 30 first place votes from the BBWAA. Bauer became the first Reds pitcher ever to win the Cy Young, although...
That Balls Outta Here Nov 12, 2020

Phillies: Starting pitchers, Gabe Kapler receive award votes

Gabe Kapler, Aaron Nola, and Zack Wheeler received award consideration No member of the 2020 Philadelphia Phillies team received an end-of-year award — not even third baseman Alec Bohm, who put up impressive numbers but still finished tied for second for the Rookie of the Year Award. As far as the recently announced Cy Young and […] Phillies: Starting pitchers, Gabe Kapler receive award votes - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
That Balls Outta Here Nov 4, 2020

Phillies 2020 Season Player Grades: Aaron Nola

Grading Phillies ace Aaron Nola’s 2020 season Despite the Philadelphia Phillies acquiring Zack Wheeler last offseason, fellow right-handed starting pitcher Aaron Nola was still easily viewed as their ace during the 2020 season. There’s an extra expectation that comes with being a team’s No. 1 starter; Nola was looking for a rebound year, with a 12-7 record, 3.87 ERA, and […] Phillies 2020 Season Player Grades: Aaron Nola - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
www.thegoodphight.com Oct 31, 2020
Zack’s New Wheels: A Low-Riding Fastball

Zack’s New Wheels: A Low-Riding Fastball

This is Zack’s naked contempt for opposing hitters. | Photo by Jim McIsaac/ When Zack Wheeler signed with the Phillies, he mentioned that the Phillies’ analytics department factored into his decision. He had seen what Gerrit Cole learned in Houston and wanted a club to do that for him. Well, there’s only one Gerrit Cole. No one expected Wheeler to set strikeout records. But Wheeler did change. In fact, he shifted in the opposite direction from Cole. Instead of becoming more like Nolan Ryan, he became more like Jamie Moyer. In an age of ever increasing true outcomes, switching...

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