You think Gainey is sweating a tad over Huet?
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04-09-2008, 01:52 PM
Join Date: Feb 2003
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When he arrived in the America, Cortez burnt his ships in order to motivate his troops as they could no longer back down from their mission. I see the Huet trade as more or less the same thing; Gainey removed Price safety net, and in the process motivated him to deserve his job as a starter. I'm not saying it wasn't a risky strategy, nor that it could have worked with any other player, but that's how I see it.
When this thread started I would've bet 100 bucks that there would be no Cortez mention, but here we are. That's why I keep coming back, you never know what you're going to get.
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