Originally Posted by Mohoney
If somebody wants to overpay for Reed's 39 saves and give up somebody who has a ceiling as an everyday player, I move him without hesitation. In fact, now that it's been brought up, I'm really hoping for a Reed trade to go with an Alexei trade.
Amen. If Reed is netting you a solid return, you take it. He's nothing special, and aside from guys like Chapman and Kimbrel, closers are kind of a dime a dozen. See, e.g., Rodeny, Fernando; Henderson, Jim; Grilli, Jason.