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Postby BravesGuy » Tue Dec 06, 2005 8:04 pm

The Dodgers are making a run at Alfonso Soriano, according to ESPN's Peter Gammons.

Supposedly, the Dodgers want Soriano as a second baseman, even though they already have Jeff Kent and Cesar Izturis. It they're going to give up two top prospects to get him a year before he becomes a free agent, it could be a disaster. Dec. 6 - 3:08 pm et

This makes no sense.
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Postby RynMan » Tue Dec 06, 2005 8:07 pm

New GM wanting to "make a splash".

Maybe the splash isn't what's best for the team.
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Postby Madison » Tue Dec 06, 2005 8:20 pm

As long as the Rangers get reasonable starting pitching in return, I'd be for that trade. :-) ;-D
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Postby RynMan » Tue Dec 06, 2005 8:46 pm

eftda wrote:Maybe the Dodgers and move Kent to 1st or trade him to the Yankees, who then can trade Cano to the Marlons.


Do you mean Marlins?
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Postby xeifrank » Tue Dec 06, 2005 8:51 pm

but where does that leave Izturis- 3B?

On the DL, bench, trading block... anywhere that will keep his .650 OPS off the field. vr, Xei
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Postby dyuen87 » Tue Dec 06, 2005 10:05 pm

eftda wrote:Maybe the Dodgers and move Kent to 1st or trade him to the Yankees, who then can trade Cano to the Marlins.


:-b no thanks. why would we want kent instead of cano?
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Postby RynMan » Tue Dec 06, 2005 11:11 pm

dyuen87 wrote:
eftda wrote:Maybe the Dodgers and move Kent to 1st or trade him to the Yankees, who then can trade Cano to the Marlins.


:-b no thanks. why would we want kent instead of cano?


Because Kent will outperform Cano offensively for the next 2 or 3 seasons....
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