Found August 05, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
PLAYERS: Matt Guerrier
TEAMS: Chicago Cubs
In the month of July, Cubs office men Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer were very busy people, trading away five players from their major league roster during that time. Though they were rumored to possibly deal as many as six or seven others, no trades were made on deadline day. The month started off with the Cubs making a series of moves. They sent starting pitcher Scott Feldman and catcher Steve Clevenger to Baltimore, traded Carlos Marmol to the Dodgers, and sent minor league infielder Ronald Torreyes to Houston. The first two deals gave the Cubs three pitchers with big league experince. Matt Guerrier and Pedro Strop have both performed well in the bullpen, while Jake Arrieta has only made one start for Chicago. Almost a week after those deals were made, they traded veteran outfielder Scott Hairston to the Washington Nationals. Hairston, who was signed in February of this year, had a dismal .172 batting average with nearly half of his 17 hits being home runs (8). In return, the Cubs re...
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