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Offline Elvir Ovcina

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well, we are trying to be realistic.  Read and Kieboom aren't ready yet.

If we're trying to be realistic, we probably should have stopped posting on this thread a long time ago.

Offline JCA-CrystalCity

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If we're trying to be realistic, we probably should have stopped posting on this thread a long time ago.
but, but, . . .

Offline KnorrForYourMoney

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It's unfair that my man TribeTime got banned just for being an effective troll while this insipid assclown gets to shart out a new "thought" every other week.

Offline Slateman

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Swap Turner for Difo

Offline KnorrForYourMoney

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San Diego Padres get: Trea Turner
Washington Nationals get: a case of Ballast Point

Total steal for Mike Rizzo if he pulls it off

Offline MarquisDeSade

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San Diego Padres get: Trea Turner
Washington Nationals get: a case of Ballast Point

Total steal for Mike Rizzo if he pulls it off

Make it Smith Ale 394 instead.

Offline Leroy Veritas

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San Diego Padres get: Trea Turner
Washington Nationals get: a case of Ballast Point

Total steal for Mike Rizzo if he pulls it off

Make it the Habanero Sculpin and we'll have to give them more.

Offline JCA-CrystalCity

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Make it the Habanero Sculpin and we'll have to give them more.
ok, they can  have wieters


Offline Elvir Ovcina

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I said MORE.

Oh, then you can have "a few Rafael Bautista types." 

Offline zimm_da_kid

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Robles, Fedde, Kieboom, Difo, Ross, Difo, Taylor, Antuna, 

FOR

Bumgarner, Posey, McCutchen, Strickland, Longoria

if the giants tank.  lots of salary relief for them.

Online varoadking

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Robles, Fedde, Kieboom, Difo, Ross, Difo, Taylor, Antuna, 

FOR

Bumgarner, Posey, McCutchen, Strickland, Longoria

if the giants tank.  lots of salary relief for them.

Can we actually trade Difo twice?  If so, I'm in...

Offline Elvir Ovcina

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Robles, Fedde, Kieboom, Difo, Ross, Difo, Taylor, Antuna, 

FOR

Bumgarner, Posey, McCutchen, Strickland, Longoria

if the giants tank.  lots of salary relief for them.

That's...amazing.   

A top prospect, a Tommy John survivor with a mid/back-end rotation projection, not even sure which Kieboom, another mid-rotation Tommy John victim (at best) who hasn't been effective since 2016, three utility infielders (at this point, Antuna looks to me like a third Difo - questionable as to whether he can play SS, needs a lot of work at the plate), and a fourth outfielder who plays a legitimately good CF.

for

a 27-year old 4-time all-star starter with a team option for next year at a massively below-market salary, the best catcher in baseball over the last 10 years (who is still only 31), a former superstar who is a rental but OPSed .849 last season, a Gold Glove third baseman signed for 4 more years on what is still a below-market deal even taking into account his decline, plus a 25-year-old back-end reliever under team control until 2022.

For that package, you'd be lucky to get Bumgarner alone, and there's no chance you'd get Posey, much less both of them - and leaving aside the others.   That package is less than the Nats traded for their designated DL midget, and the designated DL midget (when healthy sometime in 2024) would be at best the third best player in that group coming back from the Giants.

In summary, I love it.  I love everything about it.   But maybe we could throw in Wieters? 

Offline zimm_da_kid

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Roark, solis, Belt --> Angels
Bumgarner, Strickland --> Nats
Jo Adell, Jahmai Jones, Griffin Canning, Matt Thaiss, Robles, Fedde -->Giants

In effect I guess i'm saying I think Robles and Fedde is enough (facilitated by this three team deal and assuming the angels like it) to upgrade Roark and Solis to Bumgarner and Strickland.

Thoughts?

Offline imref

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Roark, solis, Belt --> Angels
Bumgarner, Strickland --> Nats
Jo Adell, Jahmai Jones, Griffin Canning, Matt Thaiss, Robles, Fedde -->Giants

In effect I guess i'm saying I think Robles and Fedde is enough (facilitated by this three team deal and assuming the angels like it) to upgrade Roark and Solis to Bumgarner and Strickland.

Thoughts?

We should only bring Hunter Strickland to the Nats if Jonathan Papelbon can come with him as his manager, and cut WWE-style promos on Harper.

In all seriousness, Bumgarner threw 111 innings last year, he's yet to pitch in the majors this year.  He's nowhere near worth Robles until he's back and throwing well again.

Offline LoveAngelos

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Any deal has to include a bowl of chowda

Offline KnorrForYourMoney

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Roark, solis, Belt --> Angels
Bumgarner, Strickland --> Nats
Jo Adell, Jahmai Jones, Griffin Canning, Matt Thaiss, Robles, Fedde -->Giants

In effect I guess i'm saying I think Robles and Fedde is enough (facilitated by this three team deal and assuming the angels like it) to upgrade Roark and Solis to Bumgarner and Strickland.

Thoughts?

I want to clone you a bunch of times and invite you and all of your copies to a fantasy baseball pay league.

Offline zimm_da_kid

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I want to clone you a bunch of times and invite you and all of your copies to a fantasy baseball pay league.

sounds like fun. 

i'd win