Re: Pirates DFA Zach Stewart
Originally Posted by M2
Yep, see: Smith, Bud. Zach Stewart wasn't the first "can't miss" arm that Walt dealt to get Scott Rolen.
Not to pick nits, but injuries were largely responsible for the fact that Smith never threw a pitch as a Phillie. In fact, Smith was injured as he was dealt to Philly.
That stated, I don't disagree at all with your point, or RedsManRick's.
"I have just been more than a little suspect of all the trades since the Willy (Scott Williamson) cash grab. That one left such a bad taste in my mouth that even a 1985 Dom Pérignon couldn't cleanse it." -- Creek14