Originally Posted by Vottomatic
Seems strange. I know they are paying out huge contracts and have a team full of all-stars. But the kid was hitting .300+ in the PCL last year. Seems like they would have tried to make a trade or something.
I'd take a flyer on him. Good genes.
They obviously would have tried to trade him. If anybody wanted him a deal would have easily been made.
Position inflexible guys who only hit significantly in the PCL don't go for much.