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Free Agency Starts Slowly for Phillies

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Major League teams can now officially talk dollars and length of contract with free agents from other clubs. For the Phillies, they are approaching free agency on somewhat of a slow pace this off-season and are continuing to talk with Jayson Werth and his agent, Scott Boras, about keeping Werth in Philadelphia.

Keeping Jayson Werth is somewhat of a long-shot, unless the Phillies can either dump some salary from their roster or ownership decides to pony-up a few more dollars to pay for their free agent right fielder. In what may perhaps be a sign of an expanding payroll, the Phillies announced raises to most ticket prices over the weekend... Recommended Stories

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