I'm seeing a lot of Raul Mondesi/Jesse Barfield comparisons from Yankee fans. I guess there's a resemblance: both are right fielders with great arms and high strikeout rates who came to the Yankees in midseason trades.
It's far too hot to write, or read, anything longer than three paragraphs or so:
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1. Tony Saunders, LHP, Florida
4. Quinton McCracken, CF, Colorado
6. Bob Abreu, LF, Houston (traded to Philadelphia for SS Kevin Stocker)
8. Miguel Cairo, 2B, Chicago-NL
10. Rich Butler, RF, Toronto
12. Bobby Smith, SS/3B, Atlanta
14. Jason Johnson, RHP, Pittsburgh
16. Dmitri Young, 1B, Cincinnati (the PTBNL for the 11/11 trade for CF Mike
18. Esteban Yan, RHP, Baltimore
20. Mike Difelice, C, St. Louis
22. Bubba Trammell, LF, Detroit
24. Andy Sheets, SS, Seattle (traded to San Diego for C John Flaherty)
26. Dennis Springer, RHP, Anaheim
28. Dan Carlson, RHP, San Francisco
30. Brian Boehringer, RHP, New York-AL (traded to San Diego for C John
32. Mike Duvall, LHP, Florida
34. John LeRoy, RHP, Atlanta
36. Jim Mecir, RHP, Boston
38. Bryan Rekar, RHP, Colorado
40. Rick Gorecki, RHP, Los Angeles
42. Ramon Tatis, LHP, Chicago-NL
44. Kerry Robinson, CF, St. Louis
46. Steve Cox, 1B, Oakland
48. Albie Lopez, RHP, Cleveland
50. Jose Paniagua, RHP, Montreal
52. Carlos Mendoza, CF, New York-NL
54. Ryan Karp, LHP, Philadelphia
56. Santos Hernandez, RHP, San Francisco
58. Randy Winn, CF, Florida
60. Terrell Wade, LHP, Atlanta
62. Aaron Ledesma, 2B/SS, Baltimore
64. Brooks Kieschnick, LF/1B, Chicago-NL
66. Luke Wilcox, OF, New York-AL
68. Herbert Perry, 1B-3B, Cleveland
70. Vaughn Eshelman, LHP, Oakland
1. Acquired 1B Fred McGriff from Atlanta for a PTBNL.
2. Signed free agent RHP Roberto Hernandez.
3. Traded LF Bob Abreu to Philadelphia for SS Kevin Stocker.
4. Traded RHP Bryan Boehringer and SS Andy Sheets to San Diego for C John Flaherty.
CHRIS KAHRL'S ANALYSIS
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