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McCovey Chronicles Jul 18, 2016

The Giants want bullpen help at the trade deadline, and so does everyone else

There aren't a lot of relievers who would be obvious upgrades for the Giants, and there are about 18 or 19 teams chasing the ones who are. Back in 2012, the Giants needed a second baseman. Freddy Sanchez was hurt and Emmanuel Burriss and Ryan Theriot were, wait for it, not hitting that well. Everyone knew the Giants needed a second baseman. Everyone knew they were going to get one. Not a problem! They traded for one. There were plenty available, from Hanley Ramirez to Omar Infante, and not a lot of competition. They were able to snatch a perfectly competent Marco Scutaro from a division...

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