On this edition of At The Yard, Corey Seidman and Jim Salisbury discuss whether Nick Pivetta should pitch out of the bullpen once he re-joins the big league club.
Does Bryce Harper need a day off? And what is the main reason for his current slump?
The guys preview the series against the Nationals. Why the Phillies might be playing them at the perfect time. However, the Phillies are beginning a difficult stretch of games.
Also, reasons for Maikel Franco's big start to the season.
Complete coverage of the Fightin' Phils and their MLB rivals from NBC Sports Philadelphia.
0:30 - Pivetta back as a reliever?
6:30 - Injury updates.
7:00 - Bryce Harper slumping. Does he need a day off?
12:00 - Nationals series begins a tough stretch.
17:00 - Why Maikel Franco is flourishing this season.
20:00 - Andrew McCutchen's underrated play.
22:00 - Finding a reliable 9th inning reliever.