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Can Happ Take Advantage of Starting Nod?

Can Happ Take Advantage of Starting Nod?

J.A. Happ got the nod to start Wednesday night in Atlanta over a struggling Kyle Kendrick. The move gives the left-hander a shot at proving himself and possibly even setting himself up for a full-time job next season.

J.A. Happ probably shouldn't have been taken out of the rotation last July when Brett Myers returned from his rediscovery effort in the minors. At the time, Happ had made two starts and had posted a 3.27 ERA while filling in for Myers. Instead, the Phillies optioned him back to Triple-A Lehigh Valley and kept a struggling Adam Eaton in the... Recommended Stories

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