Originally posted on Monkey with a Halo  |  Last updated 11/2/12
Details are still trickling out, but it appears that the Angels have finally pulled the trigger on the inevitable Dan Haren trade.  Multiple Spanish-language reports claim that Haren has been dealt to the Chicago Cubs for Carlos Marmol. Carlos Marmol (Cubs) have been traded to the Angels. The pitcher confirms the move to @elcariberd. "Anaheim is a good team". — Yancen Pujols (@YancenPujols) November 2, 2012 The exact details of the package are not yet known as there is speculation that other players may be coming with Marmol and there is the small matter of sorting out all the money involved as Haren is owed $15.5 million and Marmol $9.8 million.  Both players are in the final year of their contract.  Until we know the exact details, we'll have to reserve judgment on the intelligence of this deal, but so far it has many Angel fans feeling queasy.  At a minimum, we know the Angels now, presumably, have a new closer.  One could certainly make an argument that Marmol and
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