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.
Unless LA is going to pay half of what Ethier is owed I don't want him on the Sox. That is not a contract the Sox should have any interest in trading for.