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Cubs acquire Grabow, Gorzelanny

Updated: July 30, 2009, 10:14 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

The Chicago Cubs acquired Pittsburgh Pirates left-handed pitchers John Grabow and Tom Gorzelanny.

The Cubs sent Kevin Hart, Jose Ascanio and Single-A infielder Josh Harrison.

The Cubs had been in the market for a left-handed reliever to firm up their bullpen, and Grabow has been on their radar for a while. Sean Marshall was the only lefty in the bullpen.

Before Thursday's game, Cubs general manager Jim Hendry told reporters talks had been heating up in the last day as ...

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