Re: Stark/Baseball officials: "There's no way they would've offered Dunn arbitration"
Originally Posted by Benihana
• Dunn deal: Did Arizona give up too much (three players, presumably including Micah Owings) for Adam Dunn? The Reds based their asking price on the premise that Dunn will be a Type A free agent, so they needed to do better than two draft picks. [B]But officials of two other teams say there's "no way" they would've offered Dunn arbitration. "There's a guy who, if you offer him arbitration, there's too good a chance he's going to take you up on it,"
And that would be bad for the Reds how, exactly?
"three dimes, a one hundred dollar bill and and 87 ones..."