The Phillies will have several decisions to make next offseason in regards to which players – if any – the team will bring back for 2018.
2017 will be a big stepping stone for the Philadelphia Phillies. It will be a year in which the Philly faithful finally begins to lay eyes on the future of the franchise. It is also a year in which the Phillies have many questions to answer regarding the next few seasons
General manager Matt Klentak did an excellent job filling some of the holes on the roster. However, many of the key pieces on the roster are either entering the last year of their deals or are only on one year contracts.
This leaves Philadelphia exposed to the mercy of the free agent market. That is, however, if they cannot manage to take matters into their own hands.
Let’s take an early look at some of the players that the club may be interested in re-signing after the 2017 season .