Contending Twins acquire Cabrera
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins made a rare move at the trade deadline, upgrading their middle infield by acquiring shortstop Orlando Cabrera from the Oakland Athletics for the stretch run in the crowded AL Central race.
On a busy day in baseball, the Detroit Tigers struck a deal for starting pitcher Jarrod Washburn and the Chicago White Sox landed former Cy Young Award winner Jake Peavy, though he's currently injured.
Twins general manager Bill Smith traded Class A infielder Tyler ...
Read full story
2009 TRADE DEADLINE
Jake Peavy, Cliff Lee, Matt Holliday and Victor Martinez were the biggest names moved before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline.