The Stark Report: Hamels Trade, Utley on Block, Mackanin in 2016?
The Stark Report for 8.7.15:
Jayson Stark called in for another edition of The Stark Report. This week's segment was all about the trade for Cole Hamels and what kind of haul the team got in return. Stark says that the team did about as well as they could with getting back one of the best catching prospects in all of baseball in Jorge Alfaro. Stark believes that if all 5 guys stay healthy, each player should be able to contribute at the big league level. Stark also talks about how the deal went down and who ultimately is responsible. Stark believes it was a collective effort involving Amaro, Gillick and MacPhail. Will it be enough to save his job? Stark answers that question below. Follow Stark on Twitter.