Yes, I know the answer to the question in my title is most likely not.
The Tampa Tribune put up a little piece on David Price yesterday where he stated he is preparing himself to be traded.
“If you go with what’s been done in the past I guess you’re going to have to think you’re going to get traded,” Price said Wednesday night on a conference call. “You’ve seen it happen a couple of times already,” he said. “I don’t know what’s going to happen, but I know what’s happened in the past.”
The hard-throwing young left-hander could instantly anchor the Mets rotation next year with Harvey out and create a competitive atmosphere in Flushing — provided the Mets acquire some offense to back him up as well. Price finished second in the AL Cy Young voting in 2010 — and won the award in 2012 with a dominant year of pitching. He went 20-6 with a 2.56 ERA in 211.0 innings and he followed that up with a 3.33 ERA in 186.2 innings this year. Price has always had a healthy strikeout rate (8.1 care