Originally Posted by Moosie52
I'm sure the Phillies wanted Paul Wilson instead of Lidle, so maybe this indicates that Paul won't be traded and will be re-signed. In which case, no matter how bad this trade turns out, it could have been worse.
More likley that someone claimed Wilson on waivers or that DanO wasn't willing to deal him for marginal prospects.
Maybe he still hopes the fast fading Rangers(hammered 4 in a row by the O's) will come calling with the player(s) he wanted in the first place.