From a recent article by long-time â€‹Cincinnati Enquirerâ€‹ columnist Paul Daughterty:
"One Reds insider said a straight-up Ondrusek-for-Victorino deal was nixed by The Club."
First, some facts:
Victorino is 31 years old. Ondrusek is 27 years old.
Victorino will be a free agent after the 2012 season. Ondrusek will be a free agent after the 2016 season.
Victorino is making $9.5 million this season. Ondrusek is making $492,500.
And now, some numbers:
You fathom the facts. You know the numbers. And so I ask you, dear reader: Do you nix, or do you not nix?