Originally Posted by SCCWS
They have 2 studs in AAA ( SS and CF) who are considered untouchable especially considering Ellsbury's situation. But they have another SS/3B who has been tearing up in ML ( hitting .387 over 50 games) since recalled 6 weeks ago. He is probably also untouchable now. They also have 3 young third-basemen--ML-AAA-AA. Maybe the AA will be available.
Tell the Red Sox to anti up. If they want Rios and Thornton the Sox should stand their ground and demand Iglesias and the AA prospect or one of the studs (prospect) or move on too another team.