Philadelphia Phillies: How Will 2012 Late Bloomers Impact 2013?
On July 31 st , the Philadelphia Phillies sold rather than bought at the trade deadline for the first time since 2006. Ruben Amaro essentially raised the white flag on the 2012 season. In a pair of moves designed to save cash both this year and next, as well as add depth to their depleted farm system, the team traded Shane Victorino and Hunter Pence on the same day. Coming off a disappointing 3 ...