I thought he chose Philly because his son has Leukemia and he wanted to be close to Children's Hospital (in addition to the large pile of money the Phillies
Solarte gets tonight off. He probably deserves a rest but maybe Girardi wants him to gather himself a little considering the last few games. His defense
I guess they're fair assessments of his fastball. But..well, he changes speed like a mofo and he also changes eye level. don't need a lot of movement
Here's a couple cherry-picked thoughts from the Sox board on Tanaka...
Go after Hamels instead
He chose not to come to the Yankees because in the playoffs some stupid fans in YS were harassing his wife. Can you really blame him? Him and his family