Originally Posted by klw
The problem with a trade is you need to have another team willing to send you something that would be an upgrade at a cost which is acceptable. This early there are not many teams willing to fly a flag of surrender and dump salary so the price would be something which would help the other team this year. The Reds depth is getting thin so what do you deal and really who is a LF who may even be available?
Agreed. This is an example of how fantasy baseball has tainted the way we talk about real baseball. You can't just randomly trade at any point. And you can't have the mentality of "I have this 20 dollar bill. I would like to trade my 20 dollar bill for your 100 dollar bill. Deal?"