The Phillies Have Shown Interest in Vernon Wells

Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe is reporting that the Phillies have indicated some interest in current free agent outfielder Vernon Wells. Wells was released by the Yankees last week and will earn $21 million in 2014, $18.6 million of which will be paid by the Angels. The remaining $2.4 million will be picked up by the Yankees. It is the final year of a seven-year, $126 million contract signed with the Blue Jays prior to the start of the 2008 season.

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