by Brendan Tuma | Phillies Correspondent | Tue, Apr 13th 1:39pm EDT
Phillies pitching prospect Spencer Howard is serving as the team's 27th man for Tuesday's doubleheader against the Mets. (Jim Salisbury on Twitter)
The plan is for Howard to function as a reliever this year. The young starter is still looking to build up his arm strength after a couple of injury plagued seasons so far. Howard will be making his 2021 debut if he winds up pitching today.
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