Re: The Reds win the trade...
Originally Posted by oregonred
Bailey is likely gone by opening day and you are assuming Cueto isn't an injury risk. Nightmare scenario is that we could be needing 2/5ths of a rotation by mid-May.
Why would Bailey be gone? That's the part I'm not understanding. He isn't a free agent, so why wouldn't he be back next season?
Cueto is an injury risk just as every pitcher is an injury risk. I don't see why it changes the Reds being in great shape on paper for the rotation next season.
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