With CC gone, Phils looking elsewhere
GM Gillick not surprised by Brewers' move, eyes other options
PHILADELPHIA -- If the Phillies had prospect Matt LaPorta, they would have had a much better shot at landing CC Sabathia.Reacting to Milwaukee's Monday acquisition of the ace lefty, general manager Pat Gillick said he had a feeling the Phillies and all the other suitors were trailing the Brewers in terms of trading chips.
Ken Mandel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.