Friday, January 8, 2021

Newsletter Excerpt, January 8, 2021 -- "Mets/Indians Trade"

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"This trade is the Gallant version of Goofus’s Robinson Cano trade. The Mets kept Matthew Allan. They kept Ronny Mauricio. They did those things because they didn’t ask the Indians to pay part of the freight for Lindor and Carrasco."