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Posted by: Larry Fleisher on Nov 18, 2010 at 01:28:06 PM

Few things get done at the GM meetings but sometimes names that you don't necessarily anticipate emerge as trade possibilities.

Based on the tweets, articles and blogs from the last few days, the name of the season appears to be Arizona right fielder Justin Upton, a 23-year-old who is the brother of Tampa Bay center fielder B.J. Upton.

Since Upton is under contract until 2015, roughly half of the sport has an interest in obtaining his services. So besides the usual Yankee-Red Sox winter transaction rivalry, other teams in proxmity might emerge.

One team might be the Blue Jays, who were recently mentioned nationally. So if you believe they can get that done, they will have Upton playing next to Wells and speedster Rajai Davis in the outfield mix.

Another team mentioned has been the Mariners,