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Is Castro First Match In Phils' Fire Sale?

While the deal to get lefty Fabio Castro wasn't a typical fire sale type of move, it could lay the groundwork for other deals. After all, the Phillies now have four left-handers in their bullpen, leaving some options open for deals.

The Phillies sending 22 year old Daniel Haigwood to Texas for Fabio Castro doesn't signal a fire sale. It does put the kindling in place and could be the first match that will lead to a bunch of changes on the roster. The deal between Texas and the Phillies is interesting for many reasons. First, the Phillies have reportedly been enamored with Castro since last fall when Pat Gillick came on board... Recommended Stories

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