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Source: Michael Young currently will only accept trade to Texas

07.30.13 at 5:15 pm ET
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According to an industry source, Philadelphia infielder Michael Young will only accept a trade to Texas. The 36-year-old, whom the Red Sox have significant interest in heading toward the non-waiver trade deadline, has full no-trade protection.

There have been cases where a player initially refused to be dealt before agreeing to a deal in exchange for some sort of adjustment to their contract.

Young, who calls Texas home in the offseason, is a free agent at season’s end. He is hitting .277 with a .743 OPS and seven home runs.

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