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November 24, 2012 3:46 PM

MLB should have let traded Marlins out of their contracts

It's difficult to feel too badly for guys who get paid tens of millions of dollars to play a game. But the more I look at the circumstances surrounding the blockbuster trade between the Marlins and the Blue Jays, the more I think the players got jobbed and should have been given the option to be freed of their contracts signed with Miami under false pretenses.

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Scott Wuerz has reported for the Belleville News-Democrat since 1998​. He writes about the St. Louis Cardinals from a fan's perspective in his Cheap Seats blog.

Contact him at swuerz@bnd.com.

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