Chicago Cubs' relief pitcher James Russell was one of nearly 40 MLB players who said goodbye to their teams on Deadline Day. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Chicago Cubs’ relief pitcher James Russell was one of nearly 40 MLB players who said goodbye to their teams on Deadline Day. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Thursday was a busy day around Major League Baseball, as dozens of players were told to pack their bags and move somewhere else. Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce weighs in on trade deadline winners and losers. Bill and Charlie also discuss Houston running back Arian Foster’s strategy to deal with the media and the University of Oregon’s latest bonus for fans: scratch and sniff tickets.