This spring, the right-hander has allowed seven earned runs on five hits over three innings. He did not strike out a batter and walked three.
Stutes made an impact with the Phillies as a rookie in 2011, winning six games and posting a 3.63 ERA over 57 appearances. His fastball averaged 93 mph that season, but was sitting 88-89 this spring.
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