Re: heath bell would have saved the reds
Originally Posted by 757690
Yes he would, but the Brewers had to give up three good prospects, to get Scott Linebrick who had lost his job to Bell. The Red Sox traded their #4 starter and two top ten prospects to get Gagne. Bell would have been very, very expensive, and not worth it in the long run.
I dont think any middle reliever is worth that much in a trade. They fall apart to quickly. Always a fan of building a bullpen from within.
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