Phillies and INF Cesar Hernandez avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $2.55 million contract.
Cesar Hernandez requested $2.8 million and was offered $2 million by the Phillies when arbitration figures were exchanged on Friday.
Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com reports that Cesar Hernandez was "a hot name" in trade talks at the general managers meetings this week.
Cesar Hernandez went 2-for-3 with three walks and three runs scored in Thursday's marathon loss to the Mets.
Cesar Hernandez went 0-for-2 with three walks and two runs scored against the Pirates on Monday.
Cesar Hernandez went 2-for-4 and swiped his 17th base of the season as the Phillies were shut out by the Nationals on Saturday in Washington D.C.
Cesar Hernandez went 2-for-3 with a walk and swiped a base on Wednesday versus the Marlins.
Cesar Hernandez delivered a two-run double and scored a run Friday against the Mets.
Cesar Hernandez went 3-for-4 with a home run and two runs scored to help the Phillies double up the Cardinals 4-2 on Saturday.
Cesar Hernandez (foot) has returned to the Phillies starting lineup on Saturday.
An X-ray on Cesar Hernandez's right foot came back clean.
Cesar Hernandez missed Thursday's win over the Dodgers with a right foot injury.
Cesar Hernandez was a late scratch Thursday against the Dodgers.
Cesar Hernandez singled and swatted a solo homer in Tuesday's loss to the Dodgers.