Player Bio: Zach Eflin


Born: April 8, 1994

Height: 6′ 6″ | Weight: 215 | Throws: Right

How he became a Phillie: Acquired from the Los Angeles Dodgers in the trade that sent Jimmy Rollins to LA on December 19, 2014. 

2017 NOTES: Opened the season on the 10-day DL (offseason from knee surgery)… Activated from the DL and optioned to Lehigh Valley on April 11… Recalled from Lehigh Valley on April 18.

2016 NOTES: Opened the season with Lehigh Valley… Named the IL Pitcher of the Week for the period of April 7-17 (2 GS, 2-0, 0.64 ERA)… Recalled by Philadelphia on June 14… Made his MLB debut on June 14 vs Toronto (LP, 2.2 IP, 9 H, 8 ER, 3 BB, 2 K)… Needed just 92 pitches to beat Atlanta for his first MLB win and complete game on July 5 (9 IP, 6 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 6 K)… Placed on the DL (bilateral patellar tendinitis) on August 9 and had offseason surgery on both knees.

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