Anybody still watching the Phillies?
They’re 75-70, still two games out of the final Wild Card spot and facing a schedule that includes a three game series in Atlanta and
four five game series in Washington.
Gabe Kapler’s team lost 3-1 last night at home as Dallas Keuchel went six innings, allowing one earned run with eight strikeouts and three walks. Keuchel was a free agent to begin the season and somebody the Phils could have gone out and snagged, but they didn’t, and he instead signed a one year deal with the Braves worth $13 million.
After the game, Keuchel was asked about free agency and the Phillies’ non-approach, saying the following: