Originally Posted by PalehosePlanet
I agree it's inexpensive but the O's already have enough 5th starter types; they need better if they're serious about contending. Feldman has a 4.81 career AL ERA, over 5 as a starter. O's fans can only hope that they'll keep looking to add an impact SP.
And this trade doesn't hurt them in adding an impact SP, if they go that route, since they gave up little in Arrieta and Strop.
While Feldman has had a pretty mediocre career, it looks like he may have turned a corner this season. Baltimore certainly hopes he can continue his production.