Found July 26, 2013 on STLSportsMinute:
(via CardinalsFarm.com) Buy low and sell high, right? Isn’t that a basic investment model? Isn’t the farm system and organization somewhat of an investment?  I am going to throw out an idea that may be unpopular for many St. Louis Cardinals fans, but it is at least worth a listen. The current market in baseball appears to be a seller’s market. With the unfortunate injury to Tim Hudson, the Braves could now join in the chase to gain rotation help. So far, the Rangers have been the only team to make a splash in the starting pitcher’s market with their deal with the Cubs. Acquiring Matt Garza (a free agent at the end of the season) cost Texas 5 prospects in total. Mike Olt preseason rated #22 and organization #2 Justin Grimm preseason organization rated #5 C.J. Edwards posted a 1.83 ERA at class A in 93.1 IP The 4th and 5th players are to be named later Not a bad return. Garza at the time posted a 3.14 ERA in 71 IP for the Chicago Cubs With Garza now off the market, the pickings for ...
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