Phillips takes leave of absence

Updated: October 21, 2009, 5:52 PM ET

ESPN baseball analyst Steve Phillips is taking a leave of absence.

The New York Post reported Wednesday that Phillips, formerly general manager of the Mets, was involved in a relationship with a female ESPN employee. Phillips is married and lives with his wife and four children, in Wilton, Conn. The Post story was based on police reports following an incident at Phillips' home.

In acknowledging the relationship, Phillips said: "I am deeply sorry that I have put ...

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