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Phillies acquire Young from Rangers for two relievers Updated Dec 8, 2012
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A person familiar with the trade says the Philadelphia Phillies have acquired seven-time All-Star infielder Michael Young from the Texas Rangers for two relief pitchers.
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  • Michael Young approves trade to Phillies Dec 8, 2012
    The long rumored deal that had the Texas Rangers sending veteran infielder Michael Young to the Philadelphia Phillies was finally completed on Saturday, according to a tweet from Bob Nightengale. Young, 36, had earned 10-and-5 rights as a player giving …
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  • Video - Sources: Michael Young Traded To Phillies 02:32

    Sources: Michael Young Traded To Phillies

    Dec 8
    Jayson Stark discusses why Michael Young was traded to the Phillies and what it means for Josh Hamilton.