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  1. Groundhog Day grin for ex-Rockies GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Colorado Rockies

    ... deals and bad are part of front-office work. O'Dowd's best best deals included grabbing franchise saves leader Brian Fuentes from the Mariners for third baseman Jeff Cirillo, franchise wins leader Jorge De La Rosa from the Royals for reliever Ramon ...

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  2. A's replicating pre-2011 bullpen moves to hopefully launch new era of successRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Back before the 2011 season, the Oakland Athletics had Andrew Bailey in the closer's role, but the team went out and spent a lot of money on set-up guys Grant Balfour and Brian Fuentes to augment the relief corps. Now, fast forward five years, and the A's are trying to do the same thing again-signing Ryan Madson and now John Axford to help Sean Doolittle in the late innings.

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  3. Dodgers get permission from Mets to interview Bob Geren for manager openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | True Blue LA

    ... of his firing his communication skills were called into question by a pair of closers past and present, with Brian Fuentes and Huston Street chiming in. Fuentes wasn't happy with his usage in May 2011, per John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle : ...

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  4. Oakland Athletics' Bullpen Implosion Cost Team the SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | Swingin' A's

    ... has seen constant success. Coming out of 2012 Spring Training, Grant Balfour beat out the incumbent closer Brian Fuentes . Balfour wasn't perfect, and eventually lost his job for a brief time to Ryan Cook, who came over from the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

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  5. Oakland Athletics' Bullpen Implosion Cost Team the SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | Swingin' A's

    ... has seen constant success. Coming out of 2012 Spring Training, Grant Balfour beat out the incumbent closer Brian Fuentes . Balfour wasn't perfect, and eventually lost his job for a brief time to Ryan Cook, who came over from the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

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