Former Phillies GM Ruben Amaro Jr. joined the Phillies Talk podcast to discuss the Phils' handling of young pitchers and the unusual trade deadline ahead.
• Amaro critical of the handling of Nick Pivetta and Vince Velasquez under former pitching coach Chris Young.
• Should Joe Girardi have pulled Aaron Nola after eight innings Monday night?
• Thoughts on Spencer Howard's MLB debut.
• Amaro recalls personally scouting Nola at LSU.
• How to handle this unusual Aug. 31 trade deadline.