Braves ship Francoeur, cash to Mets

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    Wtf?

     
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    Since we're having a fire sale, mebby the Twins can get Santana back now!!
     
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    Hey, I'll take Church for Francoeur anyday right now. Frenchy just ain't getting it done for us. This comes as a shock, merely because it is between Atlanta and NY, two teams that try not to deal with each other as a matter of principle.
     
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    Yeah, I get that part.

    Besides, the Twins would have to trade about half of the Rochester Red Wings to get Santana back.
     
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    You are gonna need more than that. Santana makes about a third of the entire Twins payroll.
     
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    You will find Church is a shell of himself, he's never recovered from concussion.

    This was a deal of one disapointment for another.
     
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    Pretty much.

    But the Twins don't really need starting pitching anyways...They need more clutch hitting and HR power.
     
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    Twins need to avoid playing NY.
     
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    No shit!! :rofl:
     
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    I don't know man, even though Francoeur isn't producing, I think he's a way better player than Church. The fact that the Mets would be willing to leave Church in the division says a lot. I think you guys got played, but I guess we'll wait and see.

    I would definitely laugh my ass off though if all the sudden Francoeur started producing to his potential.
     

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