Phillies anxious to deal Papelbon? 

July, 6, 2014
Jul 6
1:13
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Although there have been consistent rumors about the possibility of the Philadelphia Phillies dealing away closer Jonathan Papelbon for much of the past two seasons, the pitcher is still a member of the last-place club. However, as Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer writes, "The conditions are favorable this month for a divorce."