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Off the wire

Posted: December 17, 2013 at 3:07 a.m.

BASEBALL D-Backs acquire Reed Arizona General Manager Kevin Towers went into baseball’s winter meetings looking for a starting pitcher, not giving much thought to the back end of his pitching staff. When the Chicago White Sox called and asked if he’d be interested in closer Addison Reed, Towers jumped at the chance to improve a part of the team that’s struggled the past couple of seasons.

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Sports, Pages 18 on 12/17/2013

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