Red Sox
The Mike Lowell-for-Jake Peavy (pictured) deal floated by ESPN seems far-fetched unless parts are added. Where it makes sense is that Epstein would no doubt like to obtain another experienced young pitcher, as he did with Josh Beckett. Peavy, 25, is not having a good year, but if he's going to be your third starter, it's a trade worth making even if you're giving up a player such as Lowell, and a prospect.
5. San Diego
The Mike Lowell-for-Jake Peavy (pictured) deal floated by ESPN seems far-fetched unless parts are added. Where it makes sense is that Epstein would no doubt like to obtain another experienced young pitcher, as he did with Josh Beckett. Peavy, 25, is not having a good year, but if he's going to be your third starter, it's a trade worth making even if you're giving up a player such as Lowell, and a prospect.
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