Rumors: Rangers, Dodgers Are Favorites to Trade for Rays’ David Price
|Jonathan Garza||Story last updated: at 12:36 pm|
ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick polled MLB executives who feel that Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price will be traded to the Texas Rangers this offseason.
An excerpt from the ESPN article:
The results from Crasnick’s question on the landing spot for Price — 17 of the 21 respondents think Price will be traded: Texas Rangers 9; Los Angeles Dodgers 4; Washington Nationals 1; St. Louis Cardinals 1;Los Angeles Angels 1; Houston Astros 1.
The Rays have a history of getting tremendous packages in return for their players.
Archer, 25, went 9-7 with a 3.22 ERA in 23 starts for the Rays.
Fuld, 31, has been lackluster at most, but has hit .230/.301/.326 with five home runs and 49 RBIs in three seasons with the Rays.
Myers, 22, is the gem of the trio, hitting .293/.354/.478 with 13 home runs and 53 RBIs in 88 games.