The Philadelphia Phillies have reached an agreement with left-handed pitcher Drew Smyly, according to multiple reports.
The 30-year-old has a 1-5 record with an earned run average of 8.42 in 13 games (nine starts) this season with the Texas Rangers. He was placed on the injured list on April 20 with a left arm injury. He was designated for assignment on June 20, and released by the Rangers on June 25.
Smyly signed a minor league contract with the Milwaukee Brewers on July 1 but elected free agency on July 16.
Originally drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the second round of the 2010 MLB draft, Smyly has spent parts of six MLB seasons with the Tigers, Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers.