Phillies Trade Juan Nicasio for Real Person

When the Phillies acquired Juan Nicasio on waivers on August 31 it looked like a pure salary dump for the Pirates and opportunistic way of shoring up a struggling bullpen for the Phillies. I personally scoffed at the idea that the Phillies would flip Nicasio for anything in trade… #Phillies have traded RHP Juan Nicasio to the St. Louis Cardinals for INF Eliezer Alvarez. — Phillies (@Phillies) September 6,…

September 6, 2017