It wasn’t just a salary dump, right?
By “it,” I mean the Cleveland Indians’ trade of starting pitcher Corey Kluber.
The returns of said deal weren’t what anyone would call overwhelming. Many fans hung on for over an hour after the trade was made, refreshing Twitter with the hope that something, anything else was included beyond a reliever and another member of the outfield platoon.
Casey Drottar is an Cleveland Indians writer for Sports Illustrated. Subscribe to his podcast, or follow him on Twitter and Facebook