Originally Posted by traderumor
They did spin when the trade was made, plenty. But I don't think Krivsky is the type that thinks about the implications of a deal to the fans of the team as a part of the decision making process. That is all I'm saying. The same could not be said for the old regime.
Which old regime? If you're referring to Lindner generally, then I can dig that, given the Larkin deal. But O'Brien's trades had nothing to do with PR, hell, they didn't have anything to do with baseball sense. I've never seen a GM go further to piss off the fans than O'Brien.