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TRIVIA QUESTION: The Pittsburgh Pirates sent two future All-Stars to the Phillies in what turned out to be an ill-fated trade for Jim Bunning. Who were those two players?
ANSWER TO TRIVIA QUESTION IN THE PREVIOUS COLUMN: Buzzie Bavasi was the GM of the new San Diego Padres in 1969 and his son Peter was the Scouting Director on a team loaded with former Dodger players and execs.
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