Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 2/26/13
Trading Tulowitzki would be a huge mistake.As the Colorado Rockies start playing spring training games, the offseason news has just begun.During the offseason, a few rogue reports suggested that the Rockies explore trades for both superstars Carlos Gonzalez and Troy Tulowitzki. The thinking is that with the Rockies clearly in rebuilding mode, the team should ship off their two best players to get prospects in return.Rockies owner Dick Monfort quickly squelched reports that the club would deal either player. However, as most people who follow sports understand, an owner doesn't always stick to what he promises the fan base. Want proof? Talk to a Miami Marlins fan.On Monday, the rumors began to swirl in earnest, as Yahoo Sports reported that the St. Louis Cardinals have engaged the Rockies in trade discussions regarding Tulowitzki.As it has been well documented on this blog, I feel that Tulowitzki has quite a bit of growing up to do. I believe that the organization thrust the leadersh...
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3 Comments:
  • Amen! Any team that would trade Vinny twice and then "welcome" him back - really???? You find pieces and then acquire more to build around them. It was fun when we were the Bombers. Lots of hitting and questionable pitching. Pitching hasn't changed much, but we now we don't bomb like that any more. Can anyone even name our starting lineup now? Starting five pitchers? Are we still on the 75 pitch count - what a joke. I'm not a big Tracy fan, but he wins by not being here for this fiasco.
  • Don't trade Tulo!!!!!
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