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Wheelhouse
12-16-2006, 09:53 AM
The reason for overturning Tampa's claim then trade to Philly of Livingston was that it equated to working around the waiver process. But isn't that exactly what Krivsky did with the Cubs for Hamilton in the rule 5 draft, which also goes in reverse order of record? Am I missing something?

remdog
12-16-2006, 10:21 AM
Asked and answered here: http://www.redszone.com/forums/showthread.php?t=53307

By Austin Kearns: "Rule 5 pick can be traded, waiver claims can't."

Rem

Wheelhouse
12-17-2006, 02:20 AM
Asked and answered here: http://www.redszone.com/forums/showthread.php?t=53307

By Austin Kearns: "Rule 5 pick can be traded, waiver claims can't."

Rem

Thanks!