The Phillies and veteran left-hander Wandy Rodriguez agreed to a Minor League contract on Saturday, according to CSNPhilly.com. The reported deal is pending a physical, and the Phillies have not commented.
In the age of free agency, rosters are always subject to the requisite offseason evolution, but what's happened these last two months has been particularly nuts, and it has provided a fitting cap to a calendar year that has never lacked surprise or intrigue.
Expanded replay was one of the most significant on-field changes baseball has made in decades. For the first time, some 90 percent of calls could be challenged by managers. And the mantra all along remained the same: Get it right.