Originally written on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 6/9/13
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In recent days there has been much talk about Cliff Lee and possible trade rumors. With the Phillies hovering around the .500 mark with wins and losses, the offense being hot and cold and the starting pitching being in confusion questions arise as to what direction the team is to take now. In the winter of 2009, Ruben Amaro made a three way deal which evolved the Seattle Mariners, Toronto Blue Jays and the Phillies. Cliff Lee was sent to Seattle, Roy Halladay to Philadelphia ,included were minor league players who were tauted to be highly rated. The Blue Jays received Kyle Drabek, Micheal Taylor and Travis D’Arnaud, the Phillies received Tyson Gillies, Phillipe Aumont and J.C. Rameriez. We know what happened to Cliff Lee and Roy Halladay but what about these other minor league players that were to have such bright futures. Well Tyson Gillies has been in trouble with the law serval times, has bounced between single A and double A ball and actually has not been able to make it out of...
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