Originally Posted by Goose
So why not pay a good chunk of it (which you will have to do anyway) and get something of value (prospect) for him? There is value there. Keeping him on this team next year is worthless to the Sox.
If they can get a decent prospect, I agree but you would figure that teams in the hunt at this time of year would be more desperate than a team starting next year. If the Sox dont want him for next year why would other teams?