Originally Posted by dougdirt
Essentially we would be trading 6 years of Travis Wood, 6 years of Yonder Alonso and 6 years of Juan Francisco for 2 months (maybe 3) of Cliff Lee, the 40th pick and 50th pick of the 2011 Draft.
Take Wood out and put another pitcher in there not named Chapman and I will be on board.
Exactly how I feel. Wood seems to be a good fit for GABP and to have turned a corner this season. Anyway, I think the M's want bats more than arms.