However, Davidoff explains, "You shouldn’t expect to see the Mets sacrifice pieces from their farm system, which is climbing back into respectability, to pick up a relief pitcher."
[avatar name="cerrone"]Matthew Cerrone: He better not. I enjoy this specific team a lot. They've been fun to root for. June is a bear, but if they can fight through it there is a good chance September can be fun again. However, to disrupt future plans for a chance in September, I think, would be foolish. Instead, I'd like to see Sandy put on his thinking cap and figure a way to shuffle up the bullpen. I'd love to see some combination of small trades for established relievers, say one of Capps, Balfour and Myers, while also promoting a young arm or two from his own far system and looking to trade away Frank Francisco and Tim Byrdak. In other words, just switch it up, create a new confidence and shed what isn't working...