Thursday, December 14, 2006

Mets Could Lose Zambrano; Dodger Fans Could Have Company in "Bad Trade" Department

From "Mets non-tender Zambrano: Talented, but oft-injured starting pitcher is now a free agent" at

Since his acquisition in 2004 in a controversial trade that cost the Mets Scott Kazmir, [Victor] Zambrano had produced a 10-14 record and 4.42 ERA in 39 appearances -- 35 starts. He has been a perpetual project in his career, seldom pitching consistently at a level comparable with his potential.

Can you taste the Schadenfreude? Finally, a trade that might rank down there with Pedro-for-Delino.