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    Re: Thome Traded?

    I can't find anything on a quick Google search...

    Where do you spose he's headed?



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    MLB Rumors - MLBTradeRumors.com

    Had no comment after the game.

    Rough way for him to go out tonight if that's the case, struck out 3 times



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    Re: Thome Traded?

    I hope he didn't go to a contender...most notably the Rangers or Red Sox. I don't think the Angels would want him because where would they put him?



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    Tampa maybe?



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    If the Pale Hose are going to have a fire sale on their vets, I hope to see a sweep coming in the next two days



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    Re: Thome Traded?

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    I hope he didn't go to a contender...most notably the Rangers or Red Sox. I don't think the Angels would want him because where would they put him?
    Where would Boston put him?


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    Re: Thome Traded?

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    I hope he didn't go to a contender...
    Why would someone trade for him a half hour before the deadline if they aren't a contender?

    Only guesses I have are Texas or Tampa. Maybe New York, but I doubt they want Damon playing center in the playoffs.



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    Re: Thome Traded?

    I could see San Fran if he made it that far through waivers... They need offense BAD, even at the expense of Thome's defense and the trade for Garko was just plain stupid...



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    Re: Thome Traded?

    Thome absolutely owns at Tropicana Field. He has a .341 AVG there and a .667 SLG. I would put big bucks that he is going to Tampa.



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    Thome traded to Dodgers.



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    Re: Thome Traded?

    San Francisco is a really interesting team that I hadn't thought of since I completely dismissed the NL. That may be a worthwhile risk for that team, even though Thome has played four games in the field in the last three years.



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    Re: Thome Traded?

    Contreras to Royals.



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    Re: Thome Traded?

    Quote Originally Posted by mwitt View Post
    Why would someone trade for him a half hour before the deadline if they aren't a contender?

    Only guesses I have are Texas or Tampa. Maybe New York, but I doubt they want Damon playing center in the playoffs.
    I could see Cleveland trying to take him home. While crazy, they've done dumber things lately.

    I don't see any way the Yankees signed him. They have nowhere to put him. Infield is pretty much set and they have 3 guys to use as utilities. Outfield is going to get crowded when/if Gardner comes off the DL.



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    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    Contreras to Royals.
    you mean rockies?


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