Originally Posted by SONNY WERBLIN
It's simple, when you have a highly talented player who commands a lot of money nearing the end of his contract, and your team has lots of holes, you trade him for players/picks because it gives you a better opportunity to become an improved team in both the long and shot run.
It's weird how Sandy Alderson and the Mets made the right choice trading the Cy Young winner. Absolutely no one criticized the deal. How is this situation any different?
because Revis is 100X the player R.A. Dickey is and Jet fans have become enamored with him....