The 26-year-old right-hander went 11-9 with two saves and a 5.69 ERA in 50 games, including 17 starts in 2006. As a reliever, he was 3-4 with a 4.50 ERA.
The Phillies have four arbitration-eligible players remaining: Geoff Geary; Brett Myers; Aaron Rowand; and Chase Utley. As written earlier, it would come as no great shock to see one of these players moved, aside from Utley. According to league sources cited by the Daily News, Myers is not pleased with the Phillies' one-year offer. As for his pal Mad Dog, there’s no telling what the season holds.
Because this is a Phillies site, it felt appropriate to deliver Beerleaguer's official year-end Eagles synopsis in a separate formatted PDF file rather than a typical blog entry. Call it a self-imposed separation of church and state to keep agnostics like RickSchuBlues satisfied. Click here to download Beerleaguer's 2006-2007 Eagles summary.