I'm not ignoring you at all. I just happen to have more faith in the trio of Milone, Pea**** and Meyers than some do. And I'm willing to take that blind leap of faith, without seeing them pitch a day in the major leagues.
But you're saying it would be smart to "non-tender" him and call somebody up in the HOPES that they can replace him. At least admit that's a big risk - especially if they do the classless thing and non-tender him.