Quote Originally Posted by 5DOLLAR-BLEACHERBUM View Post
I have heard alot about trading hatte lately, IMO I would keep him and Conine both even with votto up. Next season we are going to be short of bench players and I would take Hatte and conine off of the bench over anyone we will sign to fill the job next year.
During the Angel series Rex Hudler, an Angels broadcaster and former teammate of Conine, said that Conine told him he would retire after this season.

For what that's worth. (shrug)