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The Phillies welcomed the San Francisco Giants to town as Cliff Lee returned from the disabled list. Lee allowed six runs on 12 hits over 5.2 innings of work. The Phillies pounded out 14 hits, all singles. The Giants were able to mix a few extra-base hits into their 15 hits as they went on to win by a 7-4 margin. More here.
ESPN's Buster Olney reports the Phillies are openly telling teams that Hamels is not available. More here.
Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon is generating little interest as the July 31st non-waivers trade deadline approaches. More here.
CSN Philly's Jim Salisbury reports the Reds have expressed interest in acquiring rightfielder Marlon Byrd and left-handed reliever Antonio Bastardo from the Phillies. More here.