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    Quote Originally Posted by Todd View Post
    Can they trade Donaldson and still contend?This question was asked on blue jays banter.
    My answer would be yes if St.Louis or who ever had the right package. And the jays
    could sign the right free agents what do you think

    Can they contend with him? Were they better in 2015 during his MVP season? They were close, in appearance only, but a still a long way from even getting to the WS. They’ve been on a steady decline ever since Shapiro arrived.

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    With Tampa trading Evan Longoria to the Giants for a good little package.
    Just what could the jays get for Josh Donaldson. From say St. Louis or any other team.
    Ideas?

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    The package I have suggested before that I think makes sense for both teams

    St Louis
    Alex Reyes
    Jedd Gyorko
    Randal Grichuk

    For

    Josh Donaldson.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Todd View Post
    With Tampa trading Evan Longoria to the Giants for a good little package.
    Just what could the jays get for Josh Donaldson. From say St. Louis or any other team.
    Ideas?
    It's written/posted down all over the forum, Todd?! Look around man.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jays4life19 View Post
    The package I have suggested before that I think makes sense for both teams

    St Louis
    Alex Reyes
    Jedd Gyorko
    Tyler O'Neill

    For

    Josh Donaldson.
    Yup... or Bader?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Spanky99 View Post
    Yup... or Bader?
    Yeah, I would be fine with either of those.

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    The packaged you suggested for Josh Donaldson isn't big enough. And would be a slap in the face to the jays to trade.
    Has to be at least 6 or 7 good players. 3 mlb ready players and 3 or 4 top prospects. For the jays to even listen.
    Top level players who are close. or to improve the jays upper prospect levels.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jays4life19 View Post
    The package I have suggested before that I think makes sense for both teams

    St Louis
    Alex Reyes
    Jedd Gyorko
    Randal Grichuk

    For

    Josh Donaldson.
    Don't think the Cards would do that.

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    maybe add say Oscar Mercado and Michael Wacha who the jays have been
    after for a couple of years now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by burlingtonbandit View Post
    Don't think the Cards would do that.
    Probably not but that's what I would insist on.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jays4life19 View Post
    Probably not but that's what I would insist on.
    I'd easily do that deal without Grichuk. Hell, I'd trade Donaldson for Reyes and a couple lottery tickets. Something like Reyes/Mercado/Gomber would be a fair return.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BTS View Post
    I'd easily do that deal without Grichuk. Hell, I'd trade Donaldson for Reyes and a couple lottery tickets. Something like Reyes/Mercado/Gomber would be a fair return.
    I think you're light on this one. They just threw up a 6WAR projection on Donaldson, even if its just 1 year, its a bid deal.

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    Everybody know Donaldson is walking after this year. So time is now to trade him. Have to get at least five players for him.
    For a fast rebuild and still contend for the playoffs. With a couple of good signings and other trades. The right free agents.
    Or other Trades. Without trade the jays top 2 prospects.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jays4life19 View Post
    Probably not but that's what I would insist on.
    I don't think Jays need Grichuk and even without him they would do that deal.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Todd View Post
    The packaged you suggested for Josh Donaldson isn't big enough. And would be a slap in the face to the jays to trade.
    Has to be at least 6 or 7 good players. 3 mlb ready players and 3 or 4 top prospects. For the jays to even listen.
    Top level players who are close. or to improve the jays upper prospect levels.
    Go away!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Todd View Post
    The packaged you suggested for Josh Donaldson isn't big enough. And would be a slap in the face to the jays to trade.
    Has to be at least 6 or 7 good players. 3 mlb ready players and 3 or 4 top prospects. For the jays to even listen.
    Top level players who are close. or to improve the jays upper prospect levels.
    Make them throw in Gyroko and Weaver? And then maybe see if they'd take back Morales and/or Tulo?

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