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On Dec. 18 and 19, in a furious attempt to go all-in on 2015 and turn the NL West upside down, newly hired Padres GM A.J. Preller completed an MLB-record 30 transactions in 24 hours over four trades, the waiver wire and a few bonus picks. So ... how'd that all work out?
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