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Phils have no shortage of left-handers

Antonio Bastardo (Photo: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty)

When it comes to collecting left-handers, the Phillies have done a pretty good job. The starting lineup has a number of quality left-handed bats, there are at least three good left-handers in the rotation and a number of young southpaws who will fight for bullpen jobs.

The saying goes that left-handers always have a job in baseball. For their part, the Phillies are blessed with a number of good left-handed pitchers who are either established with the club or are looking to find a spot with the club. In fact, two young left-handers, Sergio Escalona and Antonio Bastardo, are influencing some of the decisions that are being made regarding the big league club. Both... Recommended Stories

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