ESPN's Buster Olney reports the Phillies have traded shortstop Jimmy Rollins to the Los Angeles Dodgers. CSN Philly's Jim Salisbury reports the Phillies will receive two minor league pitchers in return.
Rollins, 36, batted .243/.323/.394 with 17 home runs and 55 RBIs for the Phillies in 2014. He exits Philadelphia as the Phillies franchise leader in at-bats (8,628), hits (2,306) and doubles (479) while finishing third in runs scored (1,325) and triples (111). Rollins played 15 seasons in Philadelphia batting .267/.327/.424 with 216 home runs and 887 RBIs.
The 2007 National League MVP led the Phillies to five consecutive National League East titles including two National League Championships and one World Series title.
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