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02-18-2013, 05:27 PM
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Originally Posted by PerryTurnbullfan View Post
The thing you are forgetting is you not only have O'Reilly's contract of 4.5 to 5.0 million that you are spending, you are also giving up one of your top three to six to get him. There is no guarantee that Stewart is going to get $4 million next year. He may sign for less. We don't know what Stewart is asking for.

Your true polling question needs to be:

Perron and $4.5 to $5 million for O'Reilly
or $4 million to keep Stewart

I choose Stewart in a nanosecond.
It's still wrong.

First, I explicitly said I personally wouldn't pull a Perron for O'Reilly trade. So that right there is challenging me on something I wouldn't do and have said I wouldn't do.

Second, I don't understand any assumption that says a rebounded, rights-owned Stewart leaves after this season for zero return.

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