Re-casting the Nate McLouth trade (again)
Subtitle: People do realize Charlie Morton's not chopped liver, right?
When I first read Chuck Finder's Monday Q&A about the Nate McLouth trade, I thought to myself "Geeeez, are people still talking about this?" Then I sat down and thought about it some and decided that a lot of people still don't view this trade in anything close to what I'd consider to be the "right" (if there can be such a thing in a situation like this) context and that maybe I could sit down and sink a bunch of words into it because hey, that's what I do, right? Pitchers and catchers don't oficially report until tomorrow, so let's flog this dead horse once more for old-time's sake.
The problem that I have with the way the trade is still generally viewed by the public is the perception that trading McLouth was...