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Urick Hopes To Find A Home With Phils

Urick Hopes To Find A Home With Phils

John Urick came to the Yankees as a 22nd round draft pick out of Oklahoma State. He put up decent, but not dominating, numbers in his first three seasons in the Yankees' organization, but found himself unemployed when the Yankees released him.

Through his many years in baseball, Whitey Herzog made the decision to release a lot of players. There were many different reasons for those moves; some just didn't have the talent, some were attitude issues and others just fell through the cracks. The moves were always tough and he made a point of wishing the players the best in their future endeavors. Recently, he was somewhat on the other side... Recommended Stories

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