Keep or Kut – Pete (@PeteBBaseball) and Chad (@chadyoung) speculate on trades that could happen – but probably won’t – that would boost fantasy value for key players. A new defense for Luis Castillo, limiting the park downgrade for Frankie Montas, finding a home for Xander Bogaerts, getting Sean Murphy out of Oakland, and more. Plus, we are required by baseball media law to offer our thoughts on Juan Soto.
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0:17 – Chatting about the Guards and Sox, narratives around the AL Wild Card, and Run Differential
7:57 – Teeing up our trade proposals
8:55 – Luis Castillo to the Cards
14:10 – Teams besides the Reds with weak defense, and the pitchers they should move
16:24 – Frankie Montas to the Mariners, whose soft schedule would be good for him – or anyone else they may have traded for after we recorded
22:48 – Xander to Houston?
34:33 – Sean Murphy to Mets
42:30 – Some thoughts on where Juan Soto could land and how he could free Miguel Vargas
52:08 – LIGHTNING ROUND! Ideas tweeted by our listeners, plus some quick thoughts on Joey Gallo, Tyler Mahle, Pablo Lopez, Jazz Chisholm, Nathaniel Lowe, Trey Mancini, and Jorge Lopez