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Phillies make it official: Chase Utley traded to Dodgers

Phillies make it official: Chase Utley traded to Dodgers

PHILADELPHIA — Tuesday it looked like Chase Utley would be a Phillie for the rest of the season but now he's headed home. While Philadelphia may have been where he's made a living for the last 13 summers, the Pasadena, Calif., native and UCLA product is now returning to Los Angeles. The Phillies made it official late Wednesday night, announcing a deal sending Utley and cash considerations to the Dodgers for two prospects, infielder/outfielder Darnell Sweeney and right-hander John Richy. Sweeney was hitting .271 with 30 doubles, nine home runs, 49 RBIs and 32 stolen bases in 116 games for Triple-A Oklahoma City this season. A switch-hitter, the 24-year-old leads the...

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