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For the first time this summer, we’re hearing Ian Kennedy’s name legitimately being floated as potential trade bait as well as Jason Kubel, who has been linked to at least one rumor before. Peter Gammons of MLB Network said earlier they are both being shopped, but that noted that it wouldn’t free enough money for Kevin Towers to land Jake Peavy.

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