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Link: Phillies' Burrell unhappy about being removed | Philadelphia Inquirer | 07/21/2008.

MIAMI - Pat Burrell was not happy with manager Charlie Manuel's decision to remove him late in yesterday's 11-inning loss to the Florida Marlins.

"I'm upset, absolutely," Burrell said. "I'm upset, and I have been for a long time. It's not personal. I don't want to ever come out of close games."

Manuel routinely replaces his leftfielder with a speedier defender when the Phillies have leads late in games.


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