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Arizona general manager Kevin Towers said prior to this week's Major League Baseball winter meetings that the Diamondbacks had no untouchables, and he's a man of his word.
On Friday, the Diamondbacks traded a prized arm in their minor league system, right-hander Jarrod Parker, to the Oakland Athletics as part of a package that fills two areas of concern. Trevor Cahill, an American League All-Star in 2010 at age 22, gives them a quality, experienced but young arm to plug into the front end of their rotation, and Craig Breslow adds a second left-handed option to the bullpen.
The Diamondbacks also got cash considerations from Oakland in exchange for Parker, relief pitcher Ryan Cook and outfielder Collin Cowgill.
We feel very fortunate to add a young, talented started like Trevor to our rotation and an extremely durable and successful reliever like Craig to our bullpen, Towers said in a release issued by the team. Its never easy to part with a prospect, but we feel like the s...
BEST OF MAXIM
When the Diamondbacks acquired All-Star starter Dan Haren from the Athletics before the 2008 season, the guiding principle was a belief in the present.
The same impetus brought young veteran Trevor Cahill to the desert on Friday as part of a five-player deal in which the Diamondbacks gave up top pitching prospect Jarrod Parker.
"We see it a window here, specifically in the...
The NL West champion Arizona Diamondbacks have added another front-line starter and boosted their bullpen, acquiring pitchers Trevor Cahill, Craig Breslow and cash from the Oakland Athletics.
The A's received minor league starter Jarrod Parker, outfielder Collin Cowgill and reliever Ryan Cook in Friday's trade.
D-backs general manager Kevin Towers has been committed to...
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The Oakland Athletics traded a pitcher on Friday but it wasn’t the oft-mentioned Gio Gonzalez who headed north to Arizona.
The A’s traded three-year starter Trevor Cahill, along with left-handed reliever Craig Breslow, to the Diamondbacks for a collect of three prospects: starter Jarrod Parker, reliever Ryan Cook, and outfielder Collin Cowgill. It’s a fairly uninspired return...
The A's dealt one of their young starting pitchers, just not the one rumored throughout the winter meetings. Trevor Cahill and Craig Breslow have been dealt for Jarrod Parker, Collin Cowgill and Ryan Cook. This is a deal where all fantasy relevant pieces could benefit.
Signed through all of his arbitration years, and possibly his first year of free agent eligibility, it...
The A's have traded pitchers Trevor Cahill and Craig Breslow to the Arizona Diamondbacks for pitchers Jarrod Parker and Ryan Cook and outfielder Collin Cowgill.
The Oakland Athletics kicked off their latest roster makeover Friday by trading pitchers Trevor Cahill and Craig...
The Diamondbacks are on the verge of acquiring Trevor Cahill and Craig Breslow from the Athletics Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports. In return, the A's would receive one of Arizona's top pitching prospects Jarrod Parker, Collin Cowgill and possibly another prospect.
The A's and D-backs are closing in on a deal that will send right-hander Trevor Cahill and lefty reliever Craig Breslow to Arizona for prized pitching prospect Jarrod Parker and outfielder Collin Cowgill.
PHOENIX -- The Diamondbacks made some headway at the winter meetings while laying the groundwork for more.
Lyle Overbay will be back. Joe Saunders most likely will not.
And Kevin Towers, as always, showed a willingness to embrace the art of the deal, even though the Diamondbacks were unable to find a fit at the winter meetings that ended with the selection of Class A right-hander...