Marlins president of baseball operations Michael Hill said Thursday that he hopes to keep David Phelps in the bullpen in 2017.
David Phelps allowed a hit but hung on to record a save in Tuesday's win over the Nationals.
Marlins activated RHP David Phelps from the 15-day disabled list.
David Phelps (oblique) said Wednesday that he will begin throwing again in four days.
Marlins placed RHP David Phelps on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to August 27, with a left oblique strain.
David Phelps was chased after giving up four runs (three earned) in 3 2/3 innings Friday against the Padres.
David Phelps struck out nine over six scoreless innings in a 3-1 Marlins victory over the Pirates on Saturday.
David Phelps struck out eight while holding the Reds to two runs over 5 1/3 frames in Monday's 6-3 victory.
David Phelps took a loss Wednesday despite allowing just one run over five innings.
David Phelps held the Rockies scoreless over 4 1/3 innings in a spot start on Friday, helping the Marlins win by a score of 5-3.
David Phelps will start for the Marlins on Friday against the Rockies.
David Phelps loaded the bases with one out but worked out of the jam to earn his third save of the season Thursday against the Cubs.
David Phelps tossed a 1-2-3 ninth inning Friday against the Phillies for his second save of the season.
David Phelps got the closing nod with A.J. Ramos unavailable in Saturday's 7-5 win over the Brewers and navigated an uneventful inning to pick up his first save since 2014.