The Philadelphia Phillies have acquired starting pitcher, Jake Arrieta, per multiple reports.
Arrieta posted a 1.77 ERA in 229 innings pitched during the 2015 season. His ERA slipped in 2016 to 3.10 and 3.53 in 2017. Last year Arrieta starting pitching better in the second half of the season, but will he be able to pitch well into this season?
We will report more information as it becomes available.
UPDATE 4:12 PM- This is a multi year deal. It is currently pending physical.
4:18 PM- The deal will be $75 million over three years per Bob Nightengale