So the Phillies are worried about Yasmany Tomas' defense, and the Braves and Padres are the new frontrunners? Hardly. Welcome to Posturing 101.
In today's run-starved environment, should the Phillies, or any team for that matter, care about Yasmany Tomas' defensive ability?
1wJacob deGrom of the Mets and Jose Abreu of the White Sox are the 2014 winners of the NL and AL Rookie of the Year awards .
1wThe agent for Yasmany Tomas said the Phillies are one of the frontrunners to sign the Cuban superstar.
1wAfter winning the World Series with the Giants, could Mike Morse be on the Phillies' radar as a possible first baseman?
1wWhat could be a whirlwind offseason for the Phillies begins this week, and the key to what they will do this winter remains ace Cole Hamels.
2wJosh Johnson and Chad Billingsley are each coming off of elbow surgery, but could fit the bill as calculated risks for the rebuilding Phillies.
2wVeteran pitcher Justin Masterson, who has appeared in the postseason with the Red Sox and Indians, could be on the Phillies' radar this offseason.
2wThe Marlins have opened contract extension talks with superstar outfielder Giancarlo Stanton.
Their win over the Mariners on Aug. 20 improved the Phils to 6-11 this season in interleague play.