“Phillies and Diamondbacks are discussing Justin Upton for Cliff Lee. Money coming to AZ would also be involved. “
Upton, 25, hit .280 with 17 homeruns and 67 RBI with 18 stolen bases in a down year in 2012. He hit .289 with 31 homeruns and 88 RBI and 21 stolen bases in 2011. He has three years at $38.5 million remaining on his current contract. Upton plays right field which leaves a hole in centerfield that the Phillies need to fill.
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