Originally Posted by Tragg
That was an odd trade. There's no way you trade anything close to a top prospect for a middle reliever, which pena is and was. That's not close to a fair return.
#13 suggests he is a top prospect; but my understanding was that he really wasn't that. We'll see.
I think it's more about what the Sox think of Pena. I believe that they felt that he could be a solid 8th or 9th inniing guy.
They think he has much more potential. We'll see.