Elias was trying to stock up our basically barren lower minor positional player depth. a fair pitcher….he’s a 4.79 lifetime ERA and a 1.30+ WHIP what you have here is the second coming of CJ Wilson….if Arte keeps paying mediocre players like Upton $20million per annum there will be NO cash to pay free agents…and he gave away a kid with some real upside potential, Mattson. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change our default settings. I also think the Angels did alright too. We are adding Ohtani as well since he didn’t pitch last season. Already Subscribed? Yeah combining the innings of two starters usually results in a higher number than one starter. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. From a weak system. I hope that you are right–would be nice to see Bundy excel out there in Southern California. He’s got tons of talent though. Browse our online application for MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, EPL, or MLS player contracts, salaries, transactions, and more. I wasn’t expecting it to be though. Why are you gonna give 110% for a team whose season is over on April 1st? The team was 72-90 last season, good for fourth place in the American League West. Quotes displayed in real-time or delayed by at least 15 minutes. Soooo it’s looking like the Angels are gonna drop 40 mil AAV for Cole. This is another episode of The Emperor Has No Clothes!!! These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. Browse our online application for MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, EPL, or MLS player contracts, salaries, transactions, and more. The Los Angeles Angels have until 4 PM Eastern to complete any trades before the MLB Trade Deadline passes. Powered and implemented by FactSet Digital Solutions.
#5 – Bundy. This website is not directly or indirectly affiliated, associated, or connected in any way to Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League or the National Hockey League. Yes, we can disagree. This is the team that extended the contract, for $20million p/y, for a lifetime 266 hitter and 172 K’s per season….they are locked in with Pujols and the best move was paying Trout…but how long will he stay when they are bringing in more CJ Wilson type pitchers and giving away a Mattson who shows some great potential. He has laid it on the line at all times for the Orioles and always taken the ball, and this dates well back beyond my short time here. Tanner Roark and mad bum would give more innings for less money than Cole. All rights reserved. It’s a quantity approach. They will next trade for JA unHaapy. Angels are also in line to acquire AL BUNDY !! Without Googling, JFK White House or at least JFK era. Of course, the Angels are also known to be in the hunt for much bigger fish in free agency this winter, with Gerrit Cole and Stephen Strasburg both rumored to be of interest to GM Billy Eppler and his staff. Bundy will slot in behind those 3. ), and push Heaney out of that rotation. Bundy is in the rotation. Trout deserves better if Arte is going to continue to be cheap and not even try to get some guys then they might as well just trade him. Hopefully one of the four pans out. This looks exactly like the Gausman deal minus the intl money. I think the Yanks will be the highest bidder for Cole, but does that mean he is playing for the Yanks? He gets better every season and his value was only getting better despite getting closer to free agency. 2: When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. From the #4 or #5 hole? Glad to see someone who agrees with me about Upton. 5: Bundy Turning to the Orioles’ return, the 24-year-old Mattson, 24 will slot into the upper levels of the Baltimore farm system. A 19th-round pick in 2017, Matttson soared through the Angels’ system with 73 1/3 innings of 2.33 ERA ball and reached Triple-A late in the year. His contract was intriguing to Angels general manager Billy Eppler. Low cost? I don’t see that this takes them out of the Cole race.
HUGE if, I’ll take the Angels rotation over the A’s. 1 overall pick in the 2021 draft as part of what looks to be an Astros-esque rebuild under second-year GM Mike Elias (who was hired out of the Houston organization). “This trade with Dylan Bundy was something we had been working on for weeks with the Angels, but also with several other clubs and ultimately we … But I’ll take Bundy as a #5. The Angels need Cole.
Maybe we will get lucky here and find some steals.
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That Angel front office needs someone making some more PRAGMATIC decision making ability. Right-hander Dylan Bundy, one of the longest-tenured Orioles and a former top prospect who had long worked to live up to his potential, became … Baltimore was 54-108 in 2019 and 47-115 in 2018. I personally would prefer Cole. He is not a top prospect and at best will be a setup guy in the majors. Bundy recorded a 4.79 ERA in 30 starts along with a 9 K/9 ratio and 162 strikeouts. Dumping Dylan Bundy is a great move for the Orioles! Minor league right-hander Isaac Mattson is among the players headed back to the Orioles in the trade, which should be the first of several moves made to add to the Angels’ rotation this winter. 2+ WAR 30 starts. Orioles general manager Mike Elias said the trade “represents a big step toward our stated goals to accumulate and develop as much young talent as possible.”, “It's a bittersweet thing, parting with Dylan,” Elias said. He’s an overpaid mediocre player who has fooled the baseball world into thinking he’s great. The Angels need Cole and a catcher. He’s saying he believes that Bundy won’t improve after leaving Baltimore. They’ll start over half the Angels’ games. As far as numbers go, I don’t care about stuff like that. Mattson is the best of them and he might eventually be a middle reliever in the majors. The last three years he’s tenth in the AL in Innings Pitched. Angels get…Dylan f-ing Bundy? He signs strikeout artist and mediocre outfielder, Upton, to a big contract then throws the Mattson kid in a trade for Bundy.
No team is signing both Cole and Strasburg . I think Cole is huge for the Angels as he is for the Yanks.
I think suarez can be good but needs a year or 2 more to fine tune his pitches. This website is not directly or indirectly affiliated, associated, or connected in any way to Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League or the National Hockey League. Look I have absolutely no issue with the Angels getting Bundy. The orioles didn’t draft any pitchers in the first 9 or 10 rounds of the draft this year. And I’d take a chance on Bentances. This is the type of guy the Braves would go get via trade and I was freaking out that we would. I’m going to have a different definition of what an innings eater is. Career wasted on mediocre teams. A visual look at how Dylan Bundy ranks across the league, conference, division, and team. It would be nice to add another horse at the top of the rotation, either Cole or Strasburg. I think Jon Gray (Rockies) would be another good trade candidate. This move was done to early in the name of tanking. How many pitchers on the roster today will be ready for spring training health-wise with no limits. most thought him leaving BAL would help, but it clearly didnt. The price was a bunch of guys that will never make it as a starter in the majors so no big deal but we are going to need several more pitchers to take their place in the system.
Bundy could become a star with actual major league quality players behind him. he’s typically a 5-6 inning pitcher. that’s just part, though i cant imagine its a big name prospect as well. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change our default settings.
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The Los Angeles Angels acquired pitcher Dylan Bundy from the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday in exchange for four minor leaguers. Both seasons were two of the worst in the franchise’s history. Bundy has terrible stats, I wouldn’t expect much from him. However, blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer. wont improve the team much, awful rotation and a very average team. This trade should get Texas and Seattle a few more wins. We can assume the O’s had decent reports on the two 2019 Draft choices, and may have considered drafting them themselves; teams don’t toss out scouting reports just because they didn’t draft a player. The Orioles received Isaac Mattson, Zach Peek, Kyle Bradish and Kyle Brnovich in the trade. You’d have to say more about how this is like the Gausman deal. 5 starter. It’s called triage.