The idea of trading Ryan Howard has been debated for years now, as the once-dominant MVP has devolved into one of the worst contracts in baseball.
In somewhat of an unexpected move, starting pitcher A.J.
At times during 2014 it sounded like the struggling A.J. Burnett would call it a career after this season.
The Phillies and GM Ruben Amaro, Jr. may be reluctant to begin rebuilding their aging roster, but they could get some help with a head start.