Originally posted on Philliedelphia  |  Last updated 10/19/12
Our @MattRappa made this image. Is it a sight you like? After the Yankees benched Alex Rodriguez yet again en route to a four-game sweep at the hands of the Detroit Tigers, trade speculation went rampant.  First, there was a Keith Olbermann report that the Miami Marlins and Yankees were already talking about a possible trade.   Then, today a report surfaced from USA Today's Bob Nightengale stating that Rodriguez just might be willing to approve a trade should the Yankees approach him.   With a gaping hole for a third baseman, many responded with, "How about Alex Rodriguez to the Phillies?" One such response came from our reader and friend Paul Lindsey.   Here is what he had to say on Facebook: If the Yankees are truly interested in trading A-Rod, and eating a good portion of his salary, it might not be a bad a bad idea for the Phillies to look into this option... We need a third baseman, and there's no better option.  I know it's risky, but I think he could help this team. F...
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