(RADIO.COM Sports) Former National League MVP and five-time All-Star Andrew McCutchen signed a three-year, $ 50 million contract with the Philadelphia Phillies ahead of the 2019 season. for the final season of this pact, the jury is still out on whether the deal will be seen as a mutually beneficial deal.
McCutchen hit the ground in his debut season with the Phillies, leading the 2019 season with a home run. In his first 59 games in red stripes, McCutchen cut .256 / .378 / .457 with 10 home runs, 29 RBIs, 43 steps, four defensive runs recorded in left field and a 1.5 fWAR.
Unfortunately for McCutchen, what could have been his sixth All-Star campaign ended prematurely as he suffered an ACL tear at the end of the season in early June.
Because the 2020 season didn’t start until the end of July, McCutchen was ready for opening day, but the lingering effects …
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