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As baseball's trade deadline approaches, it's nervous time for GMs
As baseball's trade deadline approaches, it's nervous time for GMs

ARLINGTON, Texas — Consider the dilemma faced by Seattle Mariners General Manager Jack Zduriencik as Wednesday's nonwaiver trade deadline approaches. The Mariners have virtually no shot at making the playoffs. So if Zduriencik decides to sell, essentially throwing in the towel on what would be the team's fourth straight losing season, he could pick up a bevy of prospects, just the kind he needs to continue what has been a long rebuilding process. But if he stands pat, holding on to the team that has the American League's second-best record this month, the Mariners have a chance to finish strong, reinvigorating a long-suffering fan base and perhaps saving...

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