Found April 05, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
PLAYERS: Carlos Marmol
TEAMS: Chicago Cubs
In his second season calling the shots for the Chicago Cubs, Theo Epstein’s overhaul of the franchise is in its early stages.  There are only a handful of players on the current roster that Epstein considers to be a part of the team’s long term plan.  Many of the players on the 2013 squad are stop gaps who are expected to be replaced by prospects in the near future.  The Cubs hope that some of the non-core players will have early season success so their trade value increases, and they can be flipped for top prospects.  The burning question is, who will be dealt and who will stay? It seems Alfonso Soriano’s name has been mentioned as part of trade rumors throughout almost his entire tenure with the Cubs.  Talks seemed to heat up at the trade deadline in 2012, but the Cubs were ultimately unable to find a suitor for Soriano.  However, 2013 might be the season the Cubs are finally able to unload Soriano.  Since Soriano only has one year beyond 2013 left on his contract, the Cubs are wi...
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