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Wetherell Figuring It Out

Heading into the playoffs, the Yankees have a very solid relief core to turn to in key situations. While timely hitting and a steadfast rotation have catapulted them into the playoffs, the overlooked Staten Island bullpen has been a significant key to their success, including Phil Wetherell.

Philip Wetherell has been one of the many go-to guys in the pen and after being drafted in the 8th round of this year's draft, and has made quite an impression with the team. Wetherell came into the season knowing what to expect. A curiously self-examining pitcher for his age, the 21 year-old was happy he took his time in college ball before jumping into the pros. "I knew what I was facing...