Tristan H. Cockcroft looks at how the Joel Hanrahan trade affects two bullpens; plus, notes on the Nick Swisher deal.
Eric Karabell looks at the bullpen implications of the Cleveland Indians and the Pittsburgh Pirates trading away their closers.
Tristan H. Cockcroft looks at how the closer landscape could change at the trade deadline.
The reaction in the Pirates clubhouse to Tuesday's trades wasn't as vocal as it was when Nate McLouth was dealt to the Braves last month. But that doesn't mean Pirates players were happy with the timing.