Originally Posted by danforsman
All circumstantial evidence, in my opinion, points to Byrnes being a PTBNL. Swapping Dunn for Byrnes couldn't be more poetic in the eyes of Marty and the alleged Blue Collar fanbase. A RHB who can be plugged in CF every day would also get Dusty's approval - can be platooned with C-Patt. I'll not be too thrilled, but I'm guessing Byrnes is one of the two PTBNLs.
I have the sinking feeling this is right. It would explain Marty's and some of the other comments.
Although if the Reds are taking on Eric Byrnes salary, why in heavens name would they have to split the difference on Dunn's?