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Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that the Blue Jays and Giants are "taking their best shot" at trading for Chase Utley, but the second baseman is unlikely to be dealt.

Utley has 10-and-5 trade veto rights and doesn't appear eager to leave Philadelphia even though the Phils appear headed for a rebuilding phase. It's possible that his mind can be changed before the end of the month, but at the moment it doesn't sound like the veteran second baseman is going anywhere.

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Chase Utley singled and hit a solo home run in four at-bats as the Phillies won their third consecutive game against the Brewers on Wednesday.

Utley gave the Phillies an early 1-0 lead, lining a home run to right field off of Kyle Lohse. It's his second homer of the series and his third consecutive two-hit game. The second baseman is now slashing .294/.351/.453 with nine home runs and 46 RBI. Utley will try to help the Phillies go for a four-game series sweep on Thursday.

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Chase Utley knocked in a trio of runs, finishing 2-for-4 as the Phillies narrowly won against the Brewers on Tuesday.

Utley put the Phillies on the board with a sacrifice fly in the first inning, then capped off a five-run second inning with a two-run single. The second baseman had been in a tremendous slump, but has looked renewed at the plate since the team arrived in Milwaukee. Utley, who will start at second base for the National League in the All-Star Game, is slashing .292/.349/.443 with seven home runs and 45 RBI.

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Chase Utley, apparently refreshed by his day off, went 2-for-3 with a two-run homer and a walk Monday against the Brewers.

Utley's slump is approaching the two-month mark, but maybe this is a good sign it's about to come to an end. The homer was his seventh of the year, and it gave him just his second multi-RBI game since May 24.

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Chase Utley is not in the Phillies' lineup Sunday.

Ryan Howard is also getting a breather. It's the first time since July 15, 2012 that both players are sitting out the same game when they're healthy. Cesar Hernandez is at second base Sunday, while John Mayberry is at first.

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Chase Utley went 1-for-4 with an RBI in a losing effort against the Pirates on Friday.

The veteran second baseman continues to produce at a high level offensively, hitting .286/.343/.434 with six homers, 40 RBI and a pair of stolen bases. Even at 35-years-old, he remains one of the top offensive performers at his position in the National League.

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Chase Utley went 3-for-7 with an RBI single and a walk-off two-run home run in Thursday's 14-inning victory over the Marlins.

It was Utley's first walk-off hit since 2007, shockingly. It was also the Phillies' only extra-base hit on the night. The second baseman had been slumping badly at the plate, but still maintains a respectable .296/.356/.459 slash line with six home runs and 37 RBI on the season.

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Chase Utley went 0-for-4 and committed his fifth error of the year Monday versus the Marlins.

Utley was hitting .384 on April 23 and .335 on May 23. Now on June 23, he's under .300 for the first time all year, slipping to .295. His OPS is under .600 for the last four weeks, too.

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Chase Utley went 2-for-4 with a pair of singles and two runs scored as the Phillies defeated the Cardinals 4-1 on Thursday.

Utley has cooled off since his torrid start to the season, but still sports a fantastic .305/.364/.474 slash line with 33 RBI. Depending on the metric and the playing time threshold, Utley remains the best-hitting second baseman in the game, with Luis Valbuena being his closest competitor.

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Chase Utley is not in the Phillies' starting lineup on Tuesday night against the Braves.

It's just a day of rest for the veteran second baseman. Cesar Hernandez will start in his place.