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We traded from a position of depth. We felt we had great depth in our starting pitching.
We put a lot of effort into it and thought we made a good, valiant effort ... and we fell short.
They've got themselves a great citizen and a great pitcher.
We gave him an offer that we felt was market value and what we were comfortable giving him. You're talking about one of the elite closers in the game and a great teammate. Conducted himself perfectly as a Washington National. At the end of the day, the Giants offered him more, and he took the deal. That's what free agency's all about.
I think it would be kind of pushing it. Just the calendar, it's unlikely that he'd contribute in that first series.
It's unfortunate. Wilson's having an All-Star season and really a breakout season for himself. So it's disappointing. I feel bad for him.