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01-25-2013, 08:57 AM
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Originally Posted by bludhavenHawks View Post

Arizona thought they had a great deal with Seattle (which they did, and that deal was 100x better than ATL's) which Upton turned down, rightfully so. And my gut feeling is that once Upton turned down Seattle, I think most people gave up and assume ATL was were Justin was trying to get traded to. I think that is the reason why Arizona took, imo, a subpar deal from ATL, because they weren't going to get anything better.
They should have asked for less prospects and Prado, and another top prospect along with Delgado...

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