Sources: Hamels deal has obstacles
PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Phillies and Cole Hamels' agent, John Boggs, continued to work Tuesday toward a contract extension that would keep Hamels off this month's trade market and next winter's free-agent market.
But significant obstacles remain that could prevent the sides from agreeing on a deal before next week's trading deadline, according to industry sources who have spoken with both sides.
The Phillies are still telling other clubs they're optimistic about getting ...
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