But like I told Double, we don't know if any of those guys were actually asked for. Who knows for sure.
Different organizations have different standards on what they see and what they want. Buehrle was already on the big club by the trade deadline for example, and so was Garland, so they might not have even been a part of the discussions.
Unfortunately we'll never know for sure.
As far as the 90's, Scheuler was always pinning his hopes on guys like Rodney Bolton and Scott Ruffcorn.