Originally Posted by Ltlabner
Whats amazing to me is we keep hearing this rumor. Do the Reds really think they are 'that close' and bringing in a gimpy 30something player is going to cure all their ills?
Or are the going to get Rolen and then trade Weathers for a so-so AA prospect and try to sell the idea that they are going 'all in'.
The whole thing smacks of them being lost in fantesy land.
I think getting Rolen for these rumored names isn't fantasy at all. I think it's understanding the market.