As ESPN.com's Jayson Stark reported Wednesday, the Philadelphia Phillies informed Bobby Abreu that he was not making the team's Opening Day roster, and gave him time to consider his options going forward. On Thursday, Abreu asked for and was granted his release from the team.
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