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Meet the players the Phillies are getting in the Cole Hamels deal

Meet the players the Phillies are getting in the Cole Hamels deal

The Philadelphia Phillies and Texas Rangers made it official Friday morning, concluding a blockbuster deal that sent Cole Hamels and Jake Diekmann to the Rangers for five minor leaguers and major-league left-hander Matt Harrison. Here's a look at the six players the Phillies are getting from Texas: RHP Matt Harrison • Age: 29 • Birthplace: Durham, N.C. • Bats/throws: L/L • Height/weight: 6-4/240 • Draft: Round 3 (2003, Atlanta) • MLB debut: July 8, 2008 • School: South Granville H.S., Creedmoor, N.C. Notable: Acquired by the Rangers from the Braves along with SS Elvis Andrus, RHP Neftali Feliz, LHP Beau Jones and C Jarrod...

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