Originally Posted by SCCWS
I would agree. But listening to Boston sports radio yesterday, the hosts seem to think Boston will not be giving up top prospects but rather plenty of cash and second tier prospects. Boston lost their righthanded setup yesterday so they need another reliever. As I posted elsewhere, maybe packaging Peavy, Rios and a reliever might get them to give up one of their 4-5 untouchable position prospects in a package of prospects.
Then keep him. He's not expensive, a team can control him for 2.5 years and he pitches at a high level. If all someone wants to give us is 2nd tier prospects, and that includes a second tier prospect our scouts/Williams get giddy about and want to reach for, keep him.