Stewart, Urbina impact players

Other deals were more celebrated, but Ugueth Urbina and Shannon Stewart have been the key additions.

Originally Published: September 25, 2003
By Sean McAdam | Special to ESPN.com

Funny how those deadline deals -- the subject of endless speculation for much of the summer -- sometimes do (or don't) work out.

In the immediate aftermath of the July 31 non-waiver trading deadline, general acclimation had the Boston Red Sox as the big winners. In the span of 10 days, general manager Theo Epstein managed to obtain arguably the best available lefty specialist (Scott Sauerbeck), the best available late-inning reliever (Scott Williamson) and the best available starter (Jeff ...

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