Cockroft: Bedard's value leaps with trade to M's
Boy, these trades of ace pitchers sure seem to take time, don't they?
It took almost two weeks after a Baltimore Sun report indicated Erik Bedard preferred a trade if the Orioles didn't plan to sign him to a long-term extension, but the left-hander got his wish Friday. He's headed to the Mariners in exchange for outfielder Adam Jones, left-handed reliever George Sherrill, and three minor league pitching prospects: right-handers Chris Tillman and Kameron Mickolio and left-hander Tony ...
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