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Re: Dan Haren on the block

Postby Frenchiegangsta9 » Sat Nov 03, 2012 12:55 am

I didnt even consider that Haren could be injured. Its a good hypothesis as to why the deal fell through. I would think the Cubs were salivating at the prospect of losing Marmol and gaining Haren.
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Re: Dan Haren on the block

Postby ayebatter » Sat Nov 03, 2012 1:25 am

I hear the Cubs were interested. ;-)
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Re: Dan Haren on the block

Postby kellythemick » Sun Nov 04, 2012 11:28 am

An interesting analysis on Haren:
http://www.fangraphs.com/blogs/index.php/the-market-for-dan-haren/
I'm guessing his back is okay but the Cubs and Halos didn't want to chance it at that price - though this rationale influencing the Cubs decision is baffling.
If it's obvious it's probably true.
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