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By acquiring Choo, GM Daniels will be big step closer to delivering a championship

Updated: December 21, 2013, 9:11 PM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

Jon Daniels, the anti-Jerry Jones, has a ruthless pragmatism that makes him one of baseball's best general managers. He makes decisions based on logic rather than emotions -- the way the Dallas Cowboys owner tends to do.

It's the reason Daniels has the courage to make unpopular decisions, such as letting fan favorites Josh Hamilton, Mike Napoli, Michael Young and Ian Kinsler leave in the past year.

It's not about what guys have done, but what they will do. There's no time for sentimentality ...

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