There are special moments for thoughtful reflection about new developments with the Oakland A’s … and then there are moments like these where I only have time for a quick post.
Well, we won’t have to read all those Brett Anderson trade rumors anymore will we? After weeks of speculation, the Oakland A’s finally cut a deal for their oft-injured, once-promising starting pitcher, sending the southpaw to the Colorado Rockies in exchange for minor league pitchers Drew Pomeranz and Chris Jensen. Want the knee-jerkiest of knee-jerk reactions to this trade? Here it is: Meh. Simple, eloquent and perfectly honest. How excited is a guy supposed to get over an obvious salary dump?
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