Rockies acquire All-Star reliever Pat Neshek from Phillies

Jun 9, 2019 |

The Rockies won the race Wednesday to acquire All-Star reliever Pat Neshek from the Phillies, Sean Rodriguez Jersey the team announced.In return, the Phillies received prospects Jose Gomez, J.D. Hammer and Alejandro Requena.Neshek, 36, has used his tricky submarine pitching style to earn two All-Star appearances (2014, 2017). Neshek has a superb1.12 ERA with just five walks this season.The Rockies are still trying to win the ultra-competitive National League West, but the Dodgers have built Josh Harrison Jersey a commanding lead. A wild-card berth will be Colorado’s most likely ticket into the postseason.Colorado boasts one of the most explosive lineups in MLB, but pitching has been a problem. Neshek’s presence should help shore up the back half of the bullpen.

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