Sam Navarro-United states of america At present Sports The Phillies incorporate agreed in direction of a 5-calendar year, $115.5 million deal with catcher J.T. Realmuto upon Tuesday, in accordance in direction of SportsGrid Craig Mish. Realmuto, 29, is a 2-year All-Star and 2-year Silver Slugger honoree. He was traded towards Philadelphia within just February 2019 soon after 5 seasons with the Marlins. Realmuto published a.840 OPS inside of 2020, and he tallied 36 property operates and 115 RBI in just specifically previously mentioned 700 at-bats with the Phillies. Tuesday agreement marks the instant one particular signed for in excess of $100 million for the duration of cost-free firm. The Blue Jays signed outfielder George Springer in the direction of a 6-12 months Matt Holliday Jersey, $150 million offer upon Jan. 19, even though the Yankees re-signed D.J. LeMahieu in direction of a 6-12 months, $90 million package deal upon Jan. 15. Realmuto will at the moment make even further than any catcher inside baseball within 2021 Justin Lawrence Jersey, passing Buster Posey $21.4 million wage with the Giants. Realmuto agreement marks the most common yearly relevance for any catcher within MLB record, surpassing the $23 million mark by now acquired by way of previous Twins catcher Joe Mauer. Philadelphia is searching for its initially playoff physical appearance because 2011. The Phillies performed 3rd within the Countrywide League East within 2020 at 2832.