The Orange Mane -  a Denver Broncos Fan Community  

Go Back   The Orange Mane - a Denver Broncos Fan Community > Other Sports Discussion > MLB
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Chat Room Mark Forums Read

Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 01-19-2007, 07:25 AM   #1
Rock-N-Roll Historian
Hogan11's Avatar
Let's take these SOB's out!!!!!!

Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: W.NY.B.C.
Posts: 20,988

Floyd Little
Default LaRoche/Gonzalez deal

PITTSBURGH -- After more than a month of speculation, the Pirates and Braves agreed in principle on Wednesday to a four-player trade that would send closer Mike Gonzalez to Atlanta for first baseman Adam LaRoche, according to a source familiar with the negotiations.
In addition to LaRoche, the Pirates will receive Minor League outfielder Jamie Romak, with shortstop prospect Brent Lillibridge heading to Atlanta to complete the deal.

Good deal for the Bucs, although I really cringe at losing a prospect like Lillibridge. Romak's stats aren't too shabby though. It give the Bucs the young left handed power hitter they were looking for (should fit nicely in the lineup with Freddie Sanchez & Jason Bay) while the loss of Gonzo can be made up for with Torres or Capps.

Slap, I'd be very interested in your take on this deal......whatcha think?
Hogan11 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:34 PM.

Denver Broncos