Jeremy Hellickson scratched from Friday's start for Phillies

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jeremy Hellickson has been scratched from Friday's scheduled start against the Milwaukee Brewers.

What It Means:

This likely means a trade is on the horizon. Jake Thompson is expected to replace Hellickson on the mound for Philadelphia on Friday.

Hellickson owns a 4.73 ERA, 1.26 WHIP, and 13.8 strikeout percentage (K%) across 112 1/3 innings this season. numberFire's models project him to turn in a 4.53 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, and 14.8 K% in 67 2/3 frames for the remainder of the year.