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Adam Dunn traded?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by lantaur, Aug 11, 2008.

  1. lantaur

    lantaur Well-Known Member

    ESPN is using a report from a radio station saying that Adam Dunn was dealt to Arizona for three players. Foxsports.com's Ken Rosenthal earlier today said a deal was dead. The Cincinnati Enquirer is only filtering reports, but says to check back later for more details from the Enquirer (because they've done a great job getting nothing so far).

    ESPN link: http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=3529966

    EDIT: Rosenthal now says it's a done deal as well.
  2. Overrated

    Overrated Guest

    It's on the baseball thread.
  3. lantaur

    lantaur Well-Known Member

    I appreciate those threads, but those always seem more like day-to-day grind stuff. "Bigger" news should be pulled out to its own thread. At least in my opinion. :) And the Enquirer still sucks.
  4. playthrough

    playthrough Moderator Staff Member

    I share your opinion on the running threads, lantaur. I'm a Reds fan, which means the baseball threads are too depressing to wander into but I would want to hear Dunn news.
  5. dixiehack

    dixiehack Well-Known Member

    This sets up the rest of the cross-thread nicely.

  6. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    You don't want to sift through 1,500 posts to find it? What's wrong with you? :D
  7. JR

    JR Well-Known Member

    What, Ricciardi didn't pick him up?
  8. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Active Member

    He's awaiting the chance to re-acquire George Bell when he comes out of retirement.
  9. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Dusty has to be salivating at the possibility of having this guy in his rotation...
  10. Shoeless Joe

    Shoeless Joe Active Member

    This is why I always laugh at the baseball "trade deadline."

    It's usually after the "deadline" when many teams start dealing.

    Dunn still needs to wind up on an AL team where he can DH. He's slow in the outfield and has the vertical leap of, well, me.
  11. That makes three (Hamilton, Griffey, Dunn) of the Reds' top four (Phillips being the other) home run hitters from 2007 who are no longer on the roster.

    And to think, I thought the Florida Marlins had that strategy trademarked.
  12. micropolitan guy

    micropolitan guy Well-Known Member

    Before the injury, Buck was the best Friday night starter in a Pac-10 that also had Tim Lincecum, Ian Kennedy, Greg Reynolds and Brandon Morrow as Friday night guys. If he can get healthy, it's potentially a good trade for Cincinnati.
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