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Billy Beane's Dream World: Valencia for Cabrera

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From Joe C.'s post-game update late last night, it sounds like Oakland has asked for 3B-of-the-future Danny Valencia for SS Orlando Cabrera. Christensen follows that up with "Twins would never do that, but it was a reminder that Valencia’s name probably comes up frequently in trade talks. Valencia didn’t play for Rochester tonight, making me suspicious, but I checked and Valencia was sick after going 0-for-6 on Sunday." It wouldn't surprise me to see the Twins deal Valencia at the deadline, but you think it'd be for something more substantial than O-Cab.

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