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Posted by: am523 on Oct 7, 2010 at 12:46:22 PM

This year's playoff landscape has its share of perennial postseason teams: the New York Yankees, the Minnesota Twins, and the Philadelphia Phillies. But new combatants have entered the fray: the Texas Rangers (last postseason appearance: 1999); the San Francisco Giants (last postseason appearance: 2003); the Atlanta Braves (last postseason appearance: 2005); and the Cincinnati Reds (last postseason appearance: 1995). These new guys are in and can look back to the few past years on trades they made to help themselves and in doing so, wound up helping their trading partner as well. Below is a list of a few major direct moves that helped shape what we are now watching this October...

July 31, 2007 - Atlanta Braves trade Mark Teixeira and Ron Mahay to Texas Rangers for Elvis Andrus, Neftali

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