On this episode of At The Yard, Corey Seidman and Ricky Bottalico debate if the Phillies should try the "opener" strategy. If they do, which pitchers could possibly flourish in that role?
The guys examine Gabe Kapler's first year in Philadelphia. What has he done well? What will he need to improve?
Also, which non-Phillies stood out to Corey and Ricky around the National League? How a pair of Brewers would've looked really good with the Phillies.
1:00 - Should the Phillies consider the "opener" strategy?
7:30 - Are 40-man rosters too many players?
14:00 - The good and bad from Kapler's first year.
22:30 - Any carryover to next season from a good September?
25:00 - The non-Phillie that stood out to Corey and Ricky.