Originally Posted by dougdirt
While clearly Lee>Bailey or anyone else on our staff, I am not sure Lee adds more than 2-3 wins over any of them to the teams total. Would still go after him though. Just going to do all that I can to package the deal around guys not named Wood and Mesoraco. Frazier, Alonso, Francisco, Maloney, Klinker, Boxberger..... all fair game (not in the same trade of course).
I agree. Lee's excellent of course, but seriously, how many additional wins are we talking here? 4 wins is not worth losing some serious talent over the long haul. And that long term vision is what needs to be kept in the picture.