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Alomar arrived in Toronto in December 1990 as part of the biggest trade in the history of the Blue Jays, a deal with the San Diego Padres in which four all-stars changed uniforms in a single transaction — all but unheard of then, and all but impossible now. The Jays’ general manager, Pat Gillick, who had meticulously built the franchise from its expansion origins into a contender, was facing cynicism in the fan base, the product of too many near misses since the team’s first playoff appearance in 1985. It turned out that the group with Dave Stieb topping the rotation and George Bell in the heart of the order would never be quite good enough, always undone by one fatal flaw or another.


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