Originally Posted by Tom Servo
I'd figure the only teams still in on Bourn are Seattle, Chicago Cubs, and Texas.
If, as expected, Texas gets Upton and Seattle gets Hamilton, then its us and the Cubs.
Maybe Walt really takes a gamble, calls up Theo and offers him Stubbs for something (they were already discussing Stubbs at the trade deadline), and Bourn has no alternative other than to take the Reds on a 1 year deal- kind of like what happened to Madson last year.
Yes there are a lot of ifs and buts, but still...