GM: No desire to deal Cliff Lee

Updated: June 15, 2013, 2:24 PM ET
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

Philadelphia Phillies ace Cliff Lee sounded Thursday like a frustrated player who wouldn't mind trying to win somewhere other than Philadelphia.

His general manager responded Friday, saying he had "no desire" to trade Lee -- or fellow pitchers Cole Hamels and Jonathan Papelbon, for that matter. Asked Friday about continuing talk about the possibility that the Phillies could trade Lee or Hamels in July, general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. replied: "They're all rumors, and we don't comment on ...

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