Originally Posted by DSpivack
Because he's a great, young and cheap starter, and those don't come around too often. Any attempt at re-building will be made much more difficult if he's dealt.
That is a huge maybe. I love Chris Sale, think he is great, if some team offers to overpay and throws 5 top 100 prospects our way with 2 in the top 30, you do it without thinking twice.