Originally Posted by doublem23
Ethier definitely could be one of those guys I'd be willing to take a flyer on and hope that he just needs to get away from Mattingly (who he's been butting heads with most of this season), but yeah, that is a lot of contract to take on. I'm not sure I'm interested in the Sox rolling the dice on a guy whose signed through 4 more years through age 35.
That's my thinking. If there were more cash coming with him or if they were taking Dunn off our hands I'd feel differently. I guess if the prospects are good it might be an equalizer, but I don't know enough about them.