Thread: Proposal: Besed off rumors: PHO, PHI
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01-29-2009, 02:32 PM
Alberta Yote
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Originally Posted by trademasterb View Post
Sorry but you Phoenix fans are lost. You have no clue who will or will not be moved. Given the pathetic financial situation of the Yotes and Morris and his contract situation, there probably is a very good possibility he will be moved. Playoff contention will not factor into that.

My guess is Parent has to be coming back in the deal from Philly. He's wasting his time in the minors. A deal of Parent and Lupul is more than fair. Personally, I think Morris is completely overrated.
No, you are lost. Phoenix has already paid 2/3's of Morris' salary for this year. His value to providing needed stability on the back and for a chance to actually make the playoffs, with the revenue and excitement that would create far outweighs the savings of 1/3 of his contract even with the "pathetic financial situation" they are in.

That said, your offer isn't bad and if Maloney could find another experienced d-man, there may be a deal out there, especially if they don't think they can re-sign Morris.

Originally Posted by captainpaxil View Post
id want the yoyes 1st in that case
You wouldn't get the Yotes' 1st for Lupul in a stand-alone deal so how does that make sense?

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