Re: D'Backs to sign Cody Ross
Originally Posted by RedEye
I still don't understand why the Reds gave this guy away so easily. Seems like he had some value then -- and he certainly does now.
He was no Quentin McCracken.
"Since I've been with the Reds in 1989, we've never had a farm system this loaded," Bowden said. "If we were the New York Yankees and had unlimited dollars, we could have traded for Colon, (Jeff) Weaver, Rolen, (Cliff) Floyd, (Kenny) Rogers and Finley and gotten them all -- and still held onto our top five prospects. That's an amazing statement."