In the midst of their (still) ongoing 10-game losing streak, adding players outside the organization to the roster doesn’t seem to be an option at this point. 

But with a new manager, lineup adjustments and utilizing their farm system—including entertaining trades for their veterans that have value—must be considered to jump-start their woefully impotent lineup, which ranks in the bottom five of all of MLB entering Friday’s action in these offensive categories: Runs (227 in 64 games), HR (35), Total Bases (755), BA (.239), OBP (.304) and SLG (.347). 

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