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Source: Michael Young dealt to Phils

Updated: December 9, 2012, 1:10 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

Michael Young has accepted a trade to the Philadelphia Phillies, who shipped right-handed reliever Josh Lindblom and minor league righty Lisalverto Bonilla to the Rangers to complete the deal.

The deal gives Young an opportunity to play more and gives the Rangers another bullpen candidate in Lindblom.

Young had to waive his no-trade clause to get the deal done.

A source said Thursday that the Rangers were going to have to pay at least half of Young's $16 million 2013 salary ...

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