Originally Posted by shagar69
nodiggity, i have a question about your sig. you say that even if Reed becomes a HOF, the deal wont be bad. what the hell are you talkin about?!!!?? how else do you judge a trade other than how the players turn out and affect their teams 3 or 4 years after the trade. if reed is a HOF how is that NOT a bad trade???? and how exactly did the freddy trade help us THIS year? did let us have 83 wins instead or 78?
The point I believe is that at the time, Freddy was a key component to getting the Sox to the postseason. The fact that Frank & Maggs went down for good after the trade does not change the quality of the deal.