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Report: Former Phillie Brad Lidge To Retire

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PHILADELPHIA -

The man at the center of that celebration is reportedly calling it a career.

Former Phillies relief pitcher Brad Lidge has apparently told his agents not to bother finding a team for him this season because he is retiring.

Lidge has been out of baseball since he was released by the Washington Nationals early last season.

He will always be remembered here for his perfect season in 2008 that culminated with the World Series title.

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