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07-30-2013, 02:08 PM
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Originally Posted by Snotbubbles View Post
Looking at what similar players return (ala Carlos Beltran for Zach Wheeler), Utley is worth a top prospect. The Phillies IMO would be idiotic not to look to move Utley. If the FO loves him so much, sell him on trading him to a team at the deadline and re-signing him in the offseason. Win-win.

I don't understand moving Cliff Lee though. I'm glad the Phils are asking for the moon for him, I want him to stay.

The Phils should be looking to move M. Young, D. Young, Ruiz, Utley and Papelbon.
He would get the best return and is 35 yo next month. The team won't be competing the next three or four years. Selling Lee and the Youngs make the most sense IMO.

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