Originally posted on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 10/17/13
Once again, the Tampa Bay Rays have a starting pitcher at the top of his game with two years remaining on his contract, and once again, the trade rumors are flying.  This offseason, David Price could be moving on, following in the footsteps of James Shields and Matt Garza, whom the necessarily frugal Rays had to trade away at the peak of their value for a haul of prospects.  Below we will review the top teams that might be the most likely landing places for Price, if in fact the Rays trade the 2012 Cy Young winner. If the Rays do move Price, they will certainly be looking to get more than they got for Shields.  Since that particular prize was Wil Myers, a leading contender for Rookie of the Year, there are only so many teams with controllable personnel and prospects that might interest them.  But this is not just a list of the teams with the best farm systems.  To acquire Price, a team must have the wherewithal to offer an extension befitting an elite pitcher, or at least have the a...
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