Originally Posted by mdccclxix
The Towers obsession for Didi just tells you how the other team needs to like and want what you have. Not sure Cingrani was a match for Cleveland, ya know? It's not about rankings.
Excellent point. A lot of people both in and out of baseball spend a lot of time ranking and evaluating players and prospects, but in the end, a guy's trade value is what one of the other 29 GMs will give for him. Nothing more, nothing less.