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MLB Injury News:
Now that the Arizona Diamondbacks have filled what they
consider to be their areas of need through yesterday’s three-team trade,
general manager Kevin Towers told reporters, including Ken Rosenthal of FOX
Sports, that outfielder Justin Upton is “highly unlikely” to be traded this
Towers: "Highly unlikely" #DBacks trade Upton. Needs filled, better team with him. "At this point, I don't think that is going to happen."
— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 12, 2012
During yesterday’s trade between the Diamondbacks, Cleveland
Indians and Cincinnati Reds that centered on Shin-Soo Choo, Drew Stubbs and
Trevor Bauer, Arizona acquired shortstop Didi Gregorius, left-hander Tony Sipp
and first baseman Lars Anderson.
While they were shopping Upton throughout the start of the
offseason, the Diamondbacks made it clear that they were seeking a young
shortstop in return. They have now acquired a young shortstop in Gregoriu...
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