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Report: Phillies 'showing interest' in Álex Colomé

Andrew Porter
July 29, 2019 - 1:47 pm

The Phillies are "showing continued interested" in White Sox closer Álex Colomé, according to the MLB Network's Jon Morosi

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Colomé, 30, is 3-1 with a 2.27 ERA and 21 saves in 22 opportunities. He's allowed 19 hits, 10 ER, 4 HR, 12 BB, and struck out 31 in 39.2 innings. 

In 2016, Colomé was an all-star recording 37 saves in 40 opportunities and a 1.91 ERA in 56.2 innings. In 2017, he led the AL in saves with 47. 

Colomé spent his first six MLB seasons with the Tampa Bay Rays before being traded to Seattle in May of 2018. Then, this November, he was traded against from the Marines to the White Sox.