Originally Posted by asindc
If we were going to trade him before now then there was no point in re-signing him in the first place. As others have noted, we got a bargain in his contract and there is always an injury risk, especially with pitchers. Saying we should have traded him before now is a textbook example of Monday morning quarterbacking.
Agreed. There is a reason why there are more deals closer to the deadline. I was looking forward to a potential Peavy deal in the middle of July or around then.