Originally posted on The Pipeline  |  Last updated 7/31/9
You've gotta love trade deadline day in MLB. I'm a transactions nut so it's the best time of the MLB season for me. I'm hoping the Royals pull the trigger on a Teahen, DeJesus or Bloomquist deal, and Bannister could go too, if the price is right. There's no reason to be over-possessive of guys that aren't helping us win now, anyway. The former "Wait until '08!" crowd is now crying "Wait until '11!" but I'll believe it when Moore produces it. Very little he's done to this point makes me think he can pull off the big moves. Kinda sours my deadline day as a Royals fan. But I hold true to the Shawshank Redemption's tenet that "hope is a good thing."AAA - Omaha: Iowa 6, O-Royals 13B Lisson 1-3, 2B (10), RBI (25), K, E (13) -- .244DH Hulett 0-4, K -- .311LF Lubanski 0-3, BB -- .298, finally back in AAA actionRF Parraz 0-3, K -- .000Ka'aihue DNP -- hope if that's a sign, and not just a day off, it's a callup and not a tradeHughes 4 IP, 5 ER, 6 H, 2 BB, 4 K -- L, 0-2, 4.24 ERAYabuta 2 IP, ER, 3
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