|Kenny Giles, image- Jay Floyd|
Giles is an overpowering right-hander whose fastball is often clocked at 100 MPH or higher. Additionally armed with an improving slider, Giles has the making of a back-end-of-the-bullpen hurler.
In 24 games combined with Double-A Reading and Triple-A Lehigh Valley this season, the 23-year-old tallied a 2-0 record with 12 saves, a 1.88 ERA and an 11.93 K/9 mark.
The Phils' 7th round draft pick from 2011, Giles, was the focus of a recent feature on Phillies Nation TV. Check that out in the media player below.
Adams, who missed time earlier this season with a shoulder strain, has a 2-1 record with a 2.12 ERA in 19 games this season.