Jimmy Rollins’ departure from Philadelphia began with a rumor that the Yankees were interested in acquiring him.
Sometimes the greats get to stay in one place. Tony Gwynn spent his entire career with the Padres. Derek Jeter never left the Yankees. Cal Ripken Jr. was an Oriole for life.
It's official: Jimmy Rollins is a Dodger.
Update at 2:20 a.m.: The Padres and Dodgers have finalized the trade that sends Matt Kemp to San Diego.
SAN DIEGO – While the Phillies are often called a rebuilding team, they’re probably more of a dismantling one at the moment.