Found November 21, 2011 on NBC Philadelphia:
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The Philadelphia Phillies took another step toward finalizing their 2012 team on Sunday afternoon when they traded with the Colorado Rockies for right-handed utiltyman Ty Wigginton. Wigginton, 34, has played for six different teams over the course of his 10 year career, and has spent time at just about every position -- with a concentration at third base, first base, and left field. His presence gives Charlie Manuel a lot more options when it comes to filling out the lineup card, thanks to  his defensive versatility and his ability to hit for power. In 2011 with the Rockies, he hit .242 with 15 home runs in 130 games. Since breaking into the league in 2002, he's averaged 119 games and 16 homeruns per season with a triple-slash line of .265/.325/.443. He's not one to take a pitch, but with a bench that needs upgrading and an offense that will be pieced together until Ryan Howard gets well, Wigginton is a fine addition to a Phillies team that is still without an everyday l...
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