Injuries forcing Phillies to break bullpen conventions
On Friday, Charlie Manuel asked Jonathan Papelbon for five outs in the Phillies' 6-4 win over the Marlins. Now that Jose Contreras is lost for the year, expect the skipper to dissolve specialized roles even more. Beerleaguer: The one thing the current situation does is makes one appreciate the years of relative bullpen stability, otherwise known as the Ryan Madson era. Just think about how the Phils were able to shield a Rule 5 guy like David Herndon from the...
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