Re: M's extend Felix Hernandez 7/175
Originally Posted by RedEye
Wow. Thoughts about how this compares to Votto's deal in terms of risk / reward?
I'd rather have this kind of money invested in a position player than a pitcher.
"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."