Posted on April 2, 2012 by David Kaleida
Back in December Arizona selected Brett Lorin from the Pirates in the Rule 5 draft. Lorin wasn’t going to make the team, so on Saturday the Pirates worked out a deal with the Diamondbacks, sending them the rights to Brett Lorin in exchange for minor leaguer Robby Rowland. This gives me reason to revisit a trade tree for the first time since I started doing them. So, without further ado, here is your updated Jack Wilson Trade Tree.
Here’s the original Jack Wilson Trade Tree, if you’re interested in that.
Filed under: baseball, Pirates, Trade Tree | Tagged: Aaron Pribanic, baseball, Brett Lorin, Ian Snell, Jack Wilson, Jair Jurrjens, Jason Christiansen, Jeff Clement, Nathan Adcock, Pirates, Robby Rowland, Ronny Cedeno, Trade Tree | 1 Comment »
Posted on June 2, 2011 by David Kaleida
He didn’t hit much, but boy could he pick it. Jack Wilson, fan favorite.
There was angst about it when it happened but it was time for Jack to go. He had been banged up the year before and hasn’t played a full season since. The return was pretty good, four prospects plus Ronny Cedeno. I know Cedeno has a lot of detractors and rightfully so. I’ve been one of them. But there is a real lack of quality shortstops around the majors right now. Getting rid of Ian Snell was a bonus here.
Now if only they could have pulled the trigger on the rumored Wilson for Jair Jurrjens swap the year before…
Filed under: baseball, Pirates, Trade Tree | Tagged: Aaron Pribanic, baseball, Brett Lorin, Ian Snell, Jack Wilson, Jair Jurrjens, Jason Christiansen, Jeff Clement, Nathan Adcock, Pirates, Ronny Cedeno, Trade Tree | 1 Comment »