The temptation to link Oakland’s acquisition of Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to broader concerns – a 10-year lease with the Oakland Coliseum comes immediately to mind – is grand indeed.
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The A's and Cubs agreed to a blockbuster deal on Friday night, and current and former teammates. as well as players involved, have started to chime in:
SAN DIEGO -– Giants GM Brian Sabean said on radio and TV this week that he "can't just click (his) heels” and make a trade.