Found May 20, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
When Jean Segura was traded as part of a package to land Zack Greinke last season, fans of both sides seemed to be pleased with the deal.  Angels fans were excited over the prospect of having Weaver and Greinke in the same rotation and Brewers fans liked the idea that they had found a possible long-term solution at shortstop.  That’s when everything went right for the Brewers, and everything seemingly went wrong for the Angels. The Angels had just recently signed Erick Aybar to an extension and were unwilling to gamble on Segura as their future shortstop.  They had however gambled on Greinke’s willingness to sign a long-term deal with the Angels, which never came to fruition and culminated in him signing with their cross-town rivals the Dodgers.  Meanwhile, Segura continued to grow as a player in his stint in the major leagues last season and during winter ball.  Now, Segura is proving to be one of the most dynamic players in the game.  I recently spoke with a representative...
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