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  • A's acquire Young in trade with D-backs

    A's acquire Young in trade with D-backs

    MLB.com Updated Oct 20, 2012
    Though Billy Beane forecasted an unusually quiet winter just last week, the A's general manager was back to his old ways on Saturday, swinging an early offseason deal with the D-backs that brought him veteran center fielder Chris Young.
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  • Bell dealt to Diamondbacks; Young sent to A's

    Bell dealt to Diamondbacks; Young sent to A's

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com MLB.com Oct 20, 2012
    PHOENIX (AP) The Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired reliever Heath Bell and infielder Cliff Pennington in a pair of trades that sent outfielder Chris Young to the Oakland Athletics.
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