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Cliff Lee's return simply stunning

Lefty headed back to Philly, proving that he wasn't really after the biggest paycheck

Originally Published: December 14, 2010
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

Of all the crazy free-agent sagas in baseball history, where would we rank this one?

Of all the nutty, convoluted, out-of-the-wild-blue-yonder twists and turns in any free agent's plot line, who could top this one?

Apparently, a wise man once told Cliff Lee that what goes around, comes around -- because one very mixed up year later, he's come right back around to the very same Phillies team that traded him, didn't want him and broke his heart.

Wow. How'd THAT happen?

OK, ...

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