Originally Posted by bellhead
Kind of a gamble...
Offer Arroyo, if he accepts come back with an additional year for 5 to 7 million more. Trade Bailey at that point.
Under this scenario, 3/5ths of the rotation consists of a 37 year old, a guy who'll make about 11 or 12 starts this year, and a promising young second year lefthander (remember Travis Wood's 2nd season?). I'd project that team no better than 3rd in our division.