PHILADELPHIA -- Some folks in baseball still consider the Phillies to be the favorites to sign Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas. But are they?
The Phillies have seen Tomas multiple times over the past several weeks, and sources believe he could be a productive power hitter in the big leagues, which is something the Phillies desperately need. But sources also said some in the organization have continued concerns about Tomas' conditioning and defense.
Todd Zolecki is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.