As the roster stands two months away from the start of spring training, the Phillies have a projected everyday lineup that includes just three players under age 30: Domonic Brown, Ben Revere and Cody Asche.
Only one of those three players played in an All-Star Game last year. Only one of those players won Player Of the Month honors last year.
That played, of course, is Brown.
Despite the fact that he's one of the few young, productive, controllable players on the Phillies roster, Brown's name more than occasionally pops up in trade rumors.
The Phillies, however, say they're not trying to trade Brown. Brown isn't arbitration eligible for the first time until next winter, and he cannot become a free agent until after the 2017 season.
So what's his agent think about the trade talk. His agent is none other than Scott Boras.
Here was Boras's take on the Brown trade talk: