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Silent Knight: The Phillies Don't Make Any Moves At The Trade Deadline
The Philadelphia Phillies were surprisingly silent at the MLB Trade Deadline. The Phillies had a few potential trade chips, including starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson, closer Jeanmar Gomez and catcher Cameron Rupp, but the Phillies stayed put. There were murmurs about the Phils potentially dealing Vincent Velasquez to the Texas Rangers, but nothing materialized out of that either.