Originally Posted by NJReds
Why do the Reds need a 40-yr-old slap hitting 1st baseman. Yes, people want moves. But they want moves that will improve the team.
Why trade for a guy that is on the far side of effective, when there are at least two FA options that are much, much better (Wilson, Craig; Perez, Eduardo).
Your problems here are well noted but you don't know if this is pinch hitting help instead of a potential backup first basemen.