'Highly unlikely' D-backs will make trade
July, 31, 2008
By Buster Olney
In its search for an experienced hitter, Arizona had talked to Atlanta about Mark Teixeira and to the Mariners about Raul Ibanez. But with an hour left before the deadline, it appears "highly unlikely" that Arizona will make a deal today. Of course, as in every situation, that can change with one phone call.