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Sabathia to Brewers

Wow. A steal by the Brew Crew. CC Sabathia traded to the Brewers for minor-league prospects. Brewers guarantee a spot in October, writes Cliff Corcoran. Jeff Passan thinks the Brewers got the best of this deal.  Ken Rosenthal likes the deal also.  My thoughts on it? A steal. Highway robbery. Cleveland settled, which I think is odd, because they could’ve waited. They had 3 weeks until the trading deadline. I don’t know why they didn’t hold out for more/better prospects. Cubs were interested. Yankees too. But credit Brewers GM Doug Melvin, for putting his team into contention, and onto the map with one deal. Brewers can hit, and now they have a great 1-2 punch, with Sabathia and Sheets. Watch out, NL. The Brewers are coming!

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July 8, 2008 - Posted by | Sports

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  1. […] wanted him. Their response? Acquiring Rich Harden and Chad Gaudin from the A’s.  After I glowed about the Sabathia trade, the Cubs made a great move. Harden and Zambrano rivals Sheets and Sabathia. It could be equal. […]

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