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Wednesday, August 27, 2003
Late offensive flurry boosts Montreal. Down 8-0, they rallied to beat the Phillies. (

Padres acquire Giles, ship White to Royals. (

Geoffrey N. Young on the Giles trade, and what it means for the Padres in 2004. "The Padres just acquired BRIAN FREAKIN' GILES! And they didn't have to absorb any of Jason Kendall's contract. Of course, they also don't get Kendall's services, but that's another story." (Ducksnorts)

Prospectus Triple Play: Red Sox, Reds, Padres. "Since the day before Jim Bowden was fired, the Reds have lost every position player besides Sean Casey. Don't compare this fire sale to those conducted during the 90s by the Padres or the World Champion Marlins. In those cases, good teams were broken up at the behest of bad ownership. This time, a bad team is being broken up at the behest of bad ownership. It is a small, but important distinction." (Baseball Prospectus)

Prospectus Q&A: Rickey Henderson. (Baseball Prospectus)

An Interview With J.P. Ricciardi. (Batter's Box)

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