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Friday, January 13, 2012
Alfonso Soriano might OK deal to winner

By Bruce Levine

Although Alfonso Soriano said more than once last season that he likely wouldn’t try to block a trade if the Chicago Cubs attempted to deal him, he seems to have had a change of heart.

“They can do whatever they want,” Soriano said Friday at the Cubs Convention. “It has to be good for me and my family for me to agree [to a trade]. I’m comfortable with the Cubs.

“I won’t go to just any team. I want to be with a contender. I also want to be in the playoffs again. So I’d have to be comfortable with both the team and the city I get traded to.”

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