Found December 01, 2012 on Phillies Nation:
Lannan is now available. Would you like to see him in Phillies' pinstripes? Yesterday, we learned the Phillies did not tender a contract to outfielder Nate Schierholtz. With that move, the Phillies sit at 37 players on their 40-man roster and now have some wiggle-room to address their needs at third base, center field, and pitching. If you’ve read my posts before, I love talking about non-tenders, non-roster invitees, and other roster minutia. I also love shopping at discount stores for bargains and then comparing my shopping experiences to baseball transactions. Monitoring the non-tender wire helps give me that fix. Here are players other teams non-tendered that would be worth a Minor League contract and an invite to Spring Training. Starting Pitching John Lannan Wow – have the Nationals built up that good of a quality rotation that they’re letting Lannan walk? While Phillies fans remember Lannan as the guy who broke Utley’s hand midway through his MVP run of 2007, and maybe ...
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