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.
You think another team is going to give us value for a free-agent-to-be with a history of inconsistency and a mercurial nature? Doubt it. If we want to solve other issues we have by trading a pitcher, you have to trade guys that are team-controlled for a while yet...so, Cingrani.