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Rosenthal: Pursuits of Juan Soto, Frankie Montas forcing Cardinals into uncomfortable position

Rosenthal: Pursuits of Juan Soto, Frankie Montas forcing Cardinals into uncomfortable position

In Seattle, a city famous for rainy winters, the acquisition of Luis Castillo required a perfect storm. A stacked farm system, an intense motivation and an ultra-aggressive general manager all were necessary for the Mariners to outbid the Dodgers, Yankees and other clubs for the most prized starting pitcher on this year’s trade market. The …

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Rosenthal: Yankees need to seize the moment at the trade deadline

Rosenthal: Yankees need to seize the moment at the trade deadline

Back in 2016 when he was running the Cubs, Theo Epstein explained giving up top infield prospect Gleyber Torres in a package for closer Aroldis Chapman by asking, “If not now, when?” The Yankees’ championship drought is 13 years, which even using the late George Steinbrenner’s math would not equate to the 108-year drought the …

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