COVID-19 and the new baseball reality likely makes contract negotiations between the Phillies and star catcher J.T. Realmuto more difficult.
The 2020 Major League Baseball season will indeed be unusual, but it remains one in which the Philadelphia Phillies must play to win a championship.
Philadelphia Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto is seeking a long-term contract. He becomes a free agent next off-season if the club fails to get a deal done.
NL East Division position comparison: starting pitchers
There is currently some measure of concern and consternation among Phillies fans due to the contract situation involving catcher J.T. Realmuto. Almost one year ago, the Phillies dealt away catcher Jorge Alfaro, top pitching prospect Sixto Sanchez, and another young pitching prospect, Will Stewart, to the Miami Marlins in order to obtain Realmuto. It was … Continue reading Hector Neris: The other important Phillies arbitration case