Zach Eflin News Archive
Eflin gave up two earned runs over 4.2 innings in a no-decision Saturday against the Cardinals. He notched four strikeouts while allowing three hits and three walks.
Eflin isn't listed among the Phillies' probable starters for the team's two-game series with the Orioles that begins Tuesday, MLB.com reports. That means Eflin's next start will likely come Friday or Saturday in St. Louis.
Eflin will be passed over for the start Sunday against the Mets with Aaron Nola set to take the hill for the Phillies, Tim Britton of The Athletic New York reports.
Eflin won't make his scheduled start Saturday after the Phillies' game against the Mets was postponed due to inclement weather, Jim Salisbury of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Eflin will stick in the rotation for the time being after the pitcher he replaced, Ben Lively (back), was activated from the 10-day disabled list and optioned to Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Wednesday, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.
Eflin (1-0) tossed 6.2 scoreless innings while earning the win Monday against the Giants, allowing four hits and three walks with nine strikeouts.
Eflin tossed six innings of one-run ball in Tuesday's no-decision against the Marlins, allowing three hits with no walks and four strikeouts.
Eflin was recalled from Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Monday, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.
Eflin will start Tuesday's game against the Marlins, Matt Breen of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Eflin could be recalled from Triple-A Lehigh Valley to start Tuesday's game against the Marlins, Meghan Montemurro of The Athletic Philadelphia reports.