Phillies Place Jake Arrieta On 10-Day IL
The Phillies introduced that they’ve positioned right-hander Jake Arrieta (proper hamstring pressure) and outfielder Kyle Garlick (proper indirect pressure) on the 10-day injured checklist. These strikes helped clear area for the promotion of outfielder Mickey Moniak. The Phillies additionally recalled righty Connor Brogdon.
Arrieta’s damage makes it attainable that we’ve seen the final of him in a Phillies uniform, as he’s as a result of attain free company after the season. The Phillies signed the previous NL Cy Younger winner and ex-Cubs star to a three-year, $75MM shortly earlier than the 2018 marketing campaign started, however the returns haven’t been constructive for the membership. Arrieta has missed time with a number of accidents and carried out like a back-end starter when wholesome, having logged a 4.36 ERA/4.55 FIP over 352 2/Three innings in a Phillies uniform. He has thrown 44 1/Three frames of 5.08 ERA/4.67 FIP ball with 6.5 Ok/9, 3.25 BB/9 and a 51.eight p.c groundball fee this season.
Arrieta’s disappointing manufacturing in 2020 is among the causes the Phillies are preventing for his or her playoff lives at 24-23. Aaron Nola and Zack Wheeler have given the workforce top-level numbers out of its rotation, however Arrieta, Spencer Howard, Zach Eflin and Vince Velasquez have all failed to forestall runs at an appropriate degree in a mixed 28 begins.