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Old 11-01-2019, 10:13 AM
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Originally Posted by TDog View Post
It's probably a good trade for both teams. But if the White Sox with Giolito as their ace are roughly at the same level as they were with Sale as their ace (stronger on offense but weaker on pitching), I don't know that the deal will have worked out for the White Sox. The White Sox still need a lot more pitching to be a serious contender.
And Eaton didn't win the World Series all by himself. He needed Soto, Rendon, Strasburg and 20+ other players. Heck Eaton wasn't even the MVP and was probably 4th or 5th on the list of potential MVP.

None of that is to denigrate Eaton. He had an awesome series.

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