Originally Posted by mdccclxix
Haren brought Oakland some nice prospects, they'd want a few themselves:
December 14, 2007: Traded by the Oakland Athletics with Connor Robertson to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Chris Carter (minors), Brett Anderson, Aaron Cunningham, Dana Eveland, Carlos Gonzalez and Greg Smith.
Perhaps Alonso's plate discipline would appeal to the free swinging team they have now.
I don't disagree...I think the Reds would pony up to the DBacks a package with several good prospects instead of great ones.