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Summary[]

Ben and Sam are joined by Jason Parks for a discussion of the R.A. Dickey deal and the risks and rewards of trading top prospects.

Topics[]

  • R.A. Dickey
  • Travis D'Arnaud
  • Noah Syndergaard
  • Trading top prospects

Banter[]

Sam is in Tyler, TX for a reporting assignment.

Notes[]

  • R.A. Dickey is going to the Blue Jays. The main prospects going to the Mets are Travis D'Arnaud and Noah Syndergaard.
  • Jason is surprised at the value that the Mets got for Dickey.
  • This trade continues a trend from 2012 of teams being more willing than usual to trade top prospects.

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