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Old 11-11-2013, 07:11 AM
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Originally Posted by LITTLE NELL View Post
There will be some more moves, another signing and some trades.
Upgrades at LF, CF, 3B and Catching are needed.
Agreed that we need upgrades, but I don't think that we'll get them all this year. We may get someone at 3B or C, but I don't see us filling both. We can't expect to get all positions filled next off season. If someone fits into our future plans, we may have to burn a year of a contract to ensure they're here for 2015+. Other positions you will see competitions with guys we have in the minors. I wouldn't have minded exploring Ramirez to the Cards for Freese, as we have more options at SS than 3B for the future. Freese isn't a huge acquisition, but he's a lot better than our current options and frees up a lot more $$$ for the future.

Originally Posted by LITTLE NELL View Post
If we can unload Dunn then Viciedo can become our DH, we need people who can catch the ball.
I would have loved to dump Dunn, even if it meant covering $5 million for this year. I'd rather have the open $$$ and the open spot to get someone in the line-up.
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