Originally Posted by mth123
Because when he went south in early June, Travis Wood came up and pitched like a TOR starter. Counting on something like that again?
Leake had an ERA under 3.5 until early August and under 4 til last few starts in mid to late August.
But to your point, if the Reds are in it and Chapman is hitting a wall, then that's when the trade deadline could net you a playoff arm too.
The timing isn't bad for this strategy.