Finding deadline's winners and losers

Rangers, Phillies do well before clock strikes zero; Yankees, Astros, Cubs not so much

Updated: July 31, 2011, 11:34 PM ET
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

Wait. What just happened?

Did the Astros just trade away everybody but Milo Hamilton and Drayton McLane's limo driver? Did the Yankees just sit out an entire trading deadline without denting the transactions column even once? Did this deadline really come and go without B.J. Upton, Heath Bell, Hiroki Kuroda or Denard Span getting traded, after we all just spent three weeks predicting they would?

Well, wasn't that special!

But it's the kind of stuff that happens every year in ...

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