Wow. We have definitely pushed all our chips to the center of the no-limit table. Let’s hope the other players take notice–or not, whatever.
A’s get Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes for a tremendous young talent in Yoenis Cespedes. hashtag, moneyball.
Fangraphs Blog has a tremendous read below on the Lester trade, focusing mostly on A’s side of things. Very well done and very quickly done. Impressive.