The trade deadline is fast approaching in Major League Baseball. It is a unique season, so the date is largely ignored due to the NFL free agent comings and goings. Twins General Manager Bill Smith has some tough decisions to make. The team is on the borderline of heading into contention for the stretch run or on the cusp of faltering into the depths of the cellar in the … [Read more...] about Twins Should Trade Michael Cuddyer
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Despite a frenzy of activity and a ton of “possibilities” the 2010 MLB non-waiver trade deadline passed with the Chicago White Sox making only one trade. While I’m an optimist that Edwin Jackson’s career will be revived under the guidance of Don Cooper, was his acquisition enough to help the White Sox win the AL Central? World Series Contenders? If GM Kenny Williams' … [Read more...] about Deals White Sox Didn’t Make & 2010 MLB Trade Deadline
Roy Oswalt is changing uniforms and his presence instantly makes his new team a World Series contender. Those words would’ve been music to the ears of Minnesota had the Twins been the team in question. … [Read more...] about The Good and Bad of the Matt Capps Deal for the Minnesota Twins
“Stay put” is the message White Sox team captain Paul Konerko and manager Ozzie Guillen are sending to the media, but GM Kenny Williams likely has other plans. As we race towards July 31st trade deadline, here’s the latest rumblings on Adam Dunn, Gordon Beckham and all that is south side from White Sox Central. By Soxman … [Read more...] about Latest White Sox Trade Rumors: Phi, D.C., Arz Scouts Attend CWS-Sea game
That Elusive Lefty Hitter Might be Costly But Cheaper Options Are Available. The Sox could afford to be active in a trade for a DH\1B type as it is almost a certainty Paul Konerko or Mark Kotsay (most likely) will not return in 2011. If not traded for a slugger, Viciedo is likely to assume one of those positions next year. So while a multi-year player of this … [Read more...] about Which Left-Handed Hitter Should the White Sox Land?
As the July 31st Major League Trade Deadline approaches, The Chicago White Sox could be actively working the phone lines in search of both pitching and hitting assistance. In the second episode of MLB network’s “The Club” which aired yesterday, GM Kenny Williams indicated he’s used to being a buyer, not a seller. While this interview was conducted in May when it … [Read more...] about Complete Guide to Chicago White Sox Trade Deadline Rumors
By H. Jose Bosch On this here site I argued the Tigers should try to acquire Roy Halladay. Unlike my Tigers exchange partner, I wasn’t antsy about mortgaging the future for potential glory in the present. Even yesterday morning I would’ve green lit a deal for Halladay involving Rick Porcello, Ryan Perry and Wilkin Ramirez plus any player on the team except for Justin … [Read more...] about Tigers add Washburn, get sized for championship rings