David Murphy: Matt Klentak wasn't the problem with the Phillies; the Phillies are the problem with the Phillies

PHILADELPHIA — Everything I need to know about the Phillies’ chances in the post-Klentak era, I learned on Dec. 16, 2009. Some will remember it as the day they acquired Roy Halladay. To me, it will always be known as the day they traded Cliff Lee.Forget the trade itself. Everyone knows how that ledger reads. The Phillies gave up one of the best four or five starting pitchers in the game and got future MLB washouts Phillippe Aumont and J.C. Ramirez and a guy who would go on to become the first prospect in organization history to leave his plastic bag of cocaine in the backseat floor of a police…

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