One week into his tenure as G.M. Jeff Luhnow has pulled the trigger on his first trade. Most Astros fans seem happy with the deal. Astros County provides us a link with the opinions of several baseball insiders.
Luhnow talks about the trade, courtesy of Ken Rosenthal.
Terri at “Tales From the Juice Box” has her own reasons for approving the trade.
More links after the jump, I promise.
We’ve already covered the potential trade markets for Wandy Rodriguez and Bret Myers. Fantrax posted a similar article dealing with Carlos Lee and possible suitors for his services.
Opposing Views takes an in depth look at the uphill journey ahead for the Astros new braintrust.
Last, but not least, another piece from Terri at Aerys could have been titled Everybody Loves Luhnow.