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Market opens Friday for Phils minor leaguers

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The Phillies have 28 players who qualify for minor league free agency. They've contacted some of them about returning, but starting Friday [November 20], free agents - both in the majors and minors - can negotiate and sign with any club.

By the time a player qualifies for minor league free agency, teams can pretty well tell whether or not they're going to be a quality major leaguer. A player needs six full seasons in the minors to qualify for free agency, so they've had ample time to show what they've got. But even though minor league free agents don't generate the interest that major league free agents do, doesn't mean that... Recommended Stories

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