A Regrettable Trade

The other day I tweeted this: Wow, that young Wil Myers can hit! Wonder if a team like KC could pry him away with a veteran pitcher like Shields. Oh. Wait.— Joe Posnanski (@JPosnanski) July 25, 2013 It was just a wise-guy tweet, I know. “Too soon,” many people wrote back. But somewhere inside there, maybe, there was a point worth making. Before the season began, the Royals traded Myers for Shields -- with several other subsidiary players making it a six-player deal -- and I along with many other people

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