David Price knows a thing or two about being traded. Three different times in his career he’s been part of mega-deals, as he’s been traded by the Rays, Tigers and Red Sox.
Now, as he has his fifth home of his big-league career, Price will be staying put as the trade deadline comes and passes. With a lot of questions looming in regards to what the Dodgers could potentially do at the deadline, Price said that he’s had conversations with Andrew Friedman, specifically about a player he’d like to see end up in Dodger blue.
Unfortunately, we didn’t get an answer as to which player he is talking about.
“I’ve talked to Andrew [Friedman] about one guy specifically. I’m not going to put that out there. I would love to see a couple of guys come here.”
"I've talked to Andrew [Friedman] about one guy specifically. I'm not going to put that out there. I would love to see a couple of guys come here."#Dodgers pitcher David Price on the trade deadline pic.twitter.com/ccr0lJ7T0u— Blake Harris (@BlakeHarrisTBLA) July 24, 2021
Of course, Price could be talking about hundreds of potential players here, so there’s no way to know for sure who he’s lobbied for. If I were to guess, it would likely be someone he has been teammates with in the past.
Oh, would you look at that, Price was teammates with Max Scherzer back with the Tigers in 2018. Oh, and he was also teammates with Craig Kimbrell with the Red Sox in 2017 and 2018.
Very interesting. Very, very interesting.
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