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Just one win for the organization on Friday night, Lakewood’s 6-4 victory. Mickey Moniak had 2 RBI but Sixto Sanchez fell one out short of his first victory. Jake Thompson was hit hard in Lehigh Valley’s loss. Reading’s bullpen couldn’t hold a lead for Tom Eshelman
Box Score Recap – 4/7/2017
GMs Carson and Pat fired off some emails, regarding their expectations for the season. Here are their thoughts.
I’ve been perplexed by the acquisition of Clay Buchholz since the move was announced. At first, I didn’t understand why the team would acquire someone coming off of such a bad season while the team had so many young arms that seem to be ready for the big leagues. Then, I could see how it might be valuable to have him eat some innings when you have Aaron Nola coming back from injuries and Vincent Velasquez not having pitched a full big league season yet
The Former Ace: The 2017 Player Preview for Clay Buchholz
via GIPHY Aaron Nola could be a future ace. Through his first 25 starts, he looked the part. The young right-hander had tossed 155 frames of 3.12 ERA, with 153 strikeouts against 18 home runs and 34 walks
CLEARWATER, Fla. – For his first four starts after the Phillies called him up from triple A last year, Jake Thompson was all arms and legs and anxiety. He had generated a fair bit of excitement, ahead of his debut with them on Aug