Discussion

Phils, Chase Utley have deal

Updated: August 8, 2013, 5:40 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

PHILADELPHIA -- Chase Utley is staying in those red pinstripes.

Utley and the Phillies agreed to a contract that could keep the five-time All-Star second baseman in Philadelphia through at least the 2015 season, the team announced.

The deal is worth $27 million for two seasons, sources told ESPN.com's Jayson Stark. The team holds three vesting options.

Utley has battled knee injuries in the past, but that hasn't been a problem this year. He missed a month with an oblique ...

Read full story

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.


MORE MLB HEADLINES