Phillies’ Didi Gregorius has injection, Oscar Mercado headed back to Guardians

originally appeared on Oscar Mercado’s time with the Phillies lasted less than a week. The Cleveland Guardians re-claimed Mercado on waivers Sunday, two days after the Phillies designated him for assignment to make room on the active roster for Bailey Falter, who is currently occupying injured Zach Eflin’s rotation spot. The Phils were awarded the … Read more

Phillies claim Oscar Mercado off waivers from Cleveland Guardians

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. originally appeared on The Phillies picked up an outfielder from the Cleveland Guardians, claiming Oscar Mercado off waivers Monday afternoon. Mercado, a right-handed hitter, will join the big-league club. The 27-year-old has ample experience at all three outfield … Read more

Oscar Mercado decision another step with eye on Guardians’ future roster setup

The Guardians, owners of the youngest roster in baseball and a 26-man club younger than the average Triple-A team, have been pushing to contend in 2022. But along the way, Cleveland has continued to make roster decisions with one eye on today and the other trained on tomorrow. One aspect of having such a young … Read more