Jeanmar Gomez gave up a solo homer in his inning of work Tuesday against the Orioles.
Phillies manager Pete Mackanin said Tuesday that Jeanmar Gomez "deserves to be called our closer at this point."
Phillies and RHP Jeanmar Gomez avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $4.2 million contract.
Jeanmar Gomez fell apart in the eighth inning of Thursday's game against the Braves, allowing four runs and recording just one out in taking the loss.
Phillies manager Pete Mackanin said Friday that while he still considers Jeanmar Gomez his closer, he will look at others for now to pitch the ninth inning.
Phillies manager Pete Mackanin said he may consider a change at closer.
Jeanmar Gomez was brought into the game with one out and two aboard in the ninth inning and was able to close the door for his 37th save on Wednesday versus the Pirates.
Phillies manager Pete Mackanin said that Jeanmar Gomez will remain the closer despite his recent troubles.
Jeanmar Gomez blew a save without recording an out in Tuesday's loss to the Pirates.
Jeanmar Gomez struck out two in a scoreless ninth inning Thursday against the Nationals to earn his 36th save.
Jeanmar Gomez struck out a pair in a scoreless frame to record his 35th save of the season in Tuesday's win over the Marlins.
Jeanmar Gomez took the loss Friday against the Braves after failing to retire a batter while allowing four runs on four hits.
Jeanmar Gomez surrendered a two-run homer to Jedd Gyorko in the ninth inning Friday to blow a save against the Cardinals.
Jeanmar Gomez pitched a perfect ninth inning against the Dodgers on Thursday to earn his 32nd save.