I like the idea of dealing for Ackley, but not at the price of Gardner. Seattle has no grounds to command much in a trade for Ackley. He's been well
Exactly what I said when I read the tweet.
Good. Phillips is a jerk and vastly overrated by some.
If the Reds eat a decent portion of his contract, I wouldn't be opposed to Phillips. We can get more out of Gardner than an overpaid Phillips, though.
Would much rather keep Gardner and sign Infante. If they called back and were willing to do Bailey, that's another story.
I'm not saying its impossible, I'm just saying it doesn't jive with the tone of this offseason. If you're going to spend the money to bring in the likes